Director of International Patient Services, Indiana University Health
Lance Barnes is the Director of International Patient Services at Indiana University Health (IU Health). In this capacity, he oversees the organization’s international patient activities including day to day operations, pricing, strategic planning and business development. Lance was integral in the business planning and approval for IU Health to formally launch and develop IU Health International Patient Services in July, 2013. He joined IU Health in 2002. Lance has held administrative roles with experience in managed care contracting, business development and planning. Lance is passionate about helping patients, expanding IU Health’s brand, and creating a program which delivers a positive and welcoming environment for international patients.
We are interested in meeting with Chinese hospital leaders & government officials to discuss hospital collaborations. The attached pdf document outlines some areas of potential collaboration. We currently have a mechanical circulatory support (artificial heart/LVAD) training program where we have trained staff at IU Health from 6 hospitals in China. Dr. Wang who leads the program has also met with several hospital leaders in China.