We offer the following online VBHC educational options:

  • Value-Based Health Care Masterclasses
  • Online VBHC Team Trainings
  • Value-Based Health Care Yellow Belt
  • Value-Based Health Care Green Belt
  • Online Value-Based Health Care Green Belt Certification exam

Please find further details about each of these online options below or please contact Meagan Jongepier via m.jongepier@thedecisioninstitute.org.

Value-Based Health Care Masterclasses

Our online masterclasses offer insight and tools to get started with Value-Based Health Care.

The basis of each masterclass is a Harvard Business Case, which provides an example from practice.

Learn and discuss and join one of our masterclasses.

Click here to see an overview of the upcoming VBHC Masterclasses and to sign up.

Online VBHC Team Trainings

Would you like your team to keep developing themselves from home?

We can also provide online group education tailored to your team’s needs.

Please contact Meagan Jongepier via m.jongepier@thedecisioninstitute.org to receive an offer tailored to your team.

Value-Based Health Care Yellow Belt – Blended Learning

Would you like an introduction to Value-Based Health Care and earn your VBHC Yellow Belt.

You can do so by following our online VBHC Core Concepts webinar session.

The philosophy and main concepts of VBHC, such as patient value, outcomes, and costs, will be discussed.

Click here to sign-up for VBHC Core Concepts and earn your VBHC Yellow Belt Certification

Value-Based Health Care Green Belt Track – Blended Learning

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Do you want to become a Value-Based Health Care expert and be recognized for it? Follow the interactive VBHC Green Belt Track in which you will be trained to become a VBHC Green Belt. 

The Value-Based Health Care Green Belt Track provides you with insight in the essentials of VBHC. It encompasses the philosophy, core concepts and key tools in the field of VBHC based on theory and practical examples. It enables you to bring your conversations with colleagues and customers to the next level. In four online sessions, you will be prepared for the VBHC Green Belt exam of VBHC Center Europe.

The online sessions take place throughout the year and are flexible to follow::

  • You can enter the track whenever it is convenient for you;
  • You can follow the sessions in random order;
  • If you already followed VBHC education, a custom track can be made.



The full VBHC Green Belt Track consists of four separate sessions of 3 hours. These sessions take place throughout the year and do not have to be followed in a specific order. Does a certain session not suit your agenda? No problem, you can enter the course at any time.

Intensive VBHC Green Belt Track- January 7 & 8, 2021 - The Netherlands

- February 25 & 26, 2021 - The Netherlands

- August 26 & 27, 2021 - The Netherlands
Upon request of medical specialist, the Intensive VBHC Green Belt Track allows you to become a Certified VBHC Green Belt in two-days. Gain a complete and thorough understanding of what VBHC is about in four theoretical sessions. Receive the newest insights and learn about the latest developments. Learn about (inter)national best-practices via four Harvard Business School case discussions and two inspirational keynote speakers. Including hotel stay!
*VBHC Yellow Belt*
VBHC Core Concepts
- February 5, 2021
- March 10, 2021
- May 4, 2021
- June 30, 2021
- September 7, 2021
- December 3, 2021
*VBHC Yellow Belt*
The main concepts of VBHC, such as patient value, outcomes, and costs, will be discussed.
Implementation Tools of VBHC- March 5, 2021
- May 28, 2021
- September 28, 2021
Various VBHC tools, which will allow you to make a practical start in your organization, will be discussed.
VBHC implementation challenges- March 26, 2021
- June 15, 2021
- October 20, 2021
During this session, the main challenges for VBHC implementation are adressed. You will be challenged to make a translation to your organization.
Roles of Doctors, Patients, and other Stakeholders- April 23, 2021
- July 2, 2021
- November 24, 2021
Using the concepts of 'medical leadership' and 'teamwork', your role in VBHC implementation will be addressed.

The VBHC Green Belt Track is intended for healthcare professionals, medical managers and clinical managers.

If you have any questions about the online sessions, the track or the fees, please contact Meagan Jongepier via m.jongepier@thedecisioninstitute.org.



The Online VBHC Green Belt Certification 

Your participation in the VBHC Green Belt Track enables you to take the VBHC Certified Green Belt exam.You will receive the certificate when you have answered ≥80% of the multiple choice questions correctly. More information about the VBHC Certified Green Belt exam is available on the  VBHC Center Europe website. Every two years, recertification takes place, based on the VBHC education you followed.

If you have not followed any VBHC education before, we recommend to follow the entire VBHC Green Belt Track.

If you have followed VBHC education before, then it is possible, in consultation with VBHC Center Europe, to see if your knowledge is sufficient to take part in the exam, or if you may still need to follow some of the sessions above.


The fees for participating in the VBHC Green Belt Track online sessions vary. This has to do with a couple of circumstances, a.o. a membership of the VBHC Center Europe and previous followed education. For more information about the fees, please contact Meagan Jongepier at m.jongepier@thedecisioninstitute.org.

Practical Information

  • All sessions take place via an interactive online session.
  • You will receive the reading materials at least one week before the start of each session.
  • The reading materials consist of one or more Harvard Business cases and supporting literature.
  • The self tutorial directive is 4 hours for each session.
  • All questions will be answered within five business days.