Mr. Jason Vanderheyden

(Past) Medtronic Canada

National Director, Value-Based Healthcare, Medtronic Canada

Mr. Jason Vanderheyden leads Medtronic’s innovative partnership model to deliver better patient care while lowering costs. He also has extensive experience in working with governments across Canada in several different sectors and leads Medtronic’s government engagement at both the Federal and Ontario level. Mr. Vanderheyden works to connect the medical technology sector with policymakers and other health system leaders. Prior to joining Medtronic, he led Government Affairs at GE Healthcare and has worked in a variety of policy-focused roles.

Currently, Mr. Vanderheyden is chair of MEDEC’s Federal Affairs Committee, which aims to advance cross-industry issues on Parliament Hill. He completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Western Ontario and his Master’s Degree, in Health Care Delivery Science, at Dartmouth College.