European Digital HealthTech Conference 2024


Natacha Lemaire

French Ministry of Health

Rapporteur General


Natacha Lemaire M.B.A., M.P.A., M.Sc. has over 20 years of experience in health policy in different capacities, within the French Ministry of Health and Caisse Nationale de l'Assurance Maladie des Travailleurs Salariés, the French national health insurance fund. In her current role at the French Ministry of Health, she is responsible for testing new organizational and financial models in health care. Before that, she was in charge of the coordination of Ministry directorates to implement the National Health Strategy, and supports the Secretary General in monitoring the network of the 26 regional health agencies. Within the ministry, she has also served as Head of the regulating division for the Directorate of Healthcare Supply, where she worked on hospital pricing and developing a national guide for regional schemes of health organizations. Her previous work at Caisse Nationale de l'Assurance Maladie des Travailleurs Salariés was timed with the implementation of the health insurance reform in 2004, where she worked on setting up the pilot for the first disease management program in France. The pilot was launched in October 2008 and was extended nationwide for diabetic patients in 2012, with more than 600,000 beneficiaries today. Lemaire was a 2016-17 French Harkness Fellow in Health Care Policy and Practice, she received a master’s in business administration from ESSEC Business School, a master’s in health sociology from the Université Paris-Sorbonne, and a master’s in public administration from École Nationale d'Administration.

This speaker will participate in the following sessions