Thu, 12/01/2011

Managing Director of PGD confirmed as chairman of the VEKP

The Federation of Protestant hospitals and residential care facilities in Berlin-Brandenburg (VEKP) elected Dr. Ulrich Metzmacher for another four years as chairman of the board.

Dr. Metzmacher is CEO of Paul Gerhardt Diakonie of which PGD International is part of. He thus represents Elizabeth Hospital, Hubertus Hospital, Waldkrankenhaus Hospital, Lung Clinic Berlin and Martin Luther Hospital as well as the nursing home residence at the Waldkrankenhaus Hospital.

Dr. Metzmacher was elected Thursday, 24 November 2011, in Teltow near the regular election of the Association Board for the term 2011-2015. As his deputy acts Roy J. Noack, CEO of Immanuel-Krankenhaus GmbH. The Board consists of eight elected members as well as the Federations CEO Detlef Albrecht. The federation represents 27 hospitals in Berlin and Brandenburg as well as 16 residential care facilities in Berlin. In them each year more than 8,500 employees take care about 160,000 patients / residents.