Rik is the eHealth Services Director, and responsible for managing MeHI’s eHealth Services with the goal to facilitate the adoption and effective use of Health IT across MA. This includes leading the operations, technical assistance, education and outreach for the Medicaid EHR Incentive Program. Before joining MeHI, Rik worked in the analytical instrumentation industry, where he has managed a variety of departments ranging from Marketing, R&D, IT, Operations, to Finance and Accounting. His favorite activities are marketing, process improvement, systems development, and coaching. Rik, his wife, and three sons live in Southborough, MA, where he is involved in the community as a Scoutmaster and Eagle mentor. Rik holds a MSEE from the University of Eindhoven in The Netherlands with a focus on software engineering, and an MBA in entrepreneurship from Babson College.