Maria O’Loughlin is Advisor at eHealth Ireland. She provides executive level advice, guidance and support on all areas of transformation with a specific focus on; organisational development, engagement, innovation and digital change. Through this focus across stakeholder groups Maria helps enable the creation of a collaboration environment for organisations working with eHealth Ireland. Maria leads many of the innovation and start-up relationships, ensuring these grow from new ideas to programmes of work embedded in the Irish healthcare culture and advises on the delivery of an organisational structure and culture that enables health in Ireland to adopt a 21st century digital fabric. A passionate advocate on how technology can impact healthcare and its delivery, Maria and her colleagues seek to represent Ireland nationally and internationally, building the reputation of eHealth Ireland as an open and transparent organisation. With more than 20 years in people focused roles in the public and private sector, Maria uses this experience to put the patient at the centre of everything she does. Maria has an undergraduate degree in Psychology, an MSc in Computers and Information Systems and an MSc in Organisational Psychology.