Dr Peter Gocke
Dr. Peter Gocke is a physician and worked as radiologist at the University Teaching Hospital of Essen for eleven years. Here, he successfully introduced digital structures to the hospital’s radiology department. In 2004 he was appointed CIO at the University Teaching Hospital of Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE). Dr. Gocke was one of the driving forces behind the digital transformation at UKE, and played a decisive role in its development towards becoming a paperless hospital. In 2011, under his guidance, UKE became the first hospital in Europe to be honoured with the HIMSS EMRAM Award Stage 7 - the highest level of total changeover to paperless processing which can be achieved by a university hospital. In February 2012, Dr. Gocke joined his former UKE boss, Prof. Jörg Debatin, at amedes, a nationwide provider of medical services (laboratory diagnostics, pathology, healthcare centres), where he was appointed Director of IT (CIO) and process management. Since 1st April 2017, he has headed the newly-created staff department Digital Transformation at Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, and as such is the first Chief Digital Officer (CDO) within the German healthcare system.
Chief Digital Officer
Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin
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