Prof. Michael Lehmann


Prof. Michael Lehmann Dozent

  • Contact hours Monday
  • Address Berner Fachhochschule
    School of Engineering and Computer Science
    Höheweg 80
    2502 Biel


  • Digital transformation in healthcare

  • Semantic interoperability and medical coding

  • Billing systems in the healthcare sector, DRGs, TARMED


  • Bachelor of Science in Medial Informatics

  • MAS Digital Health

  • MSc. in Engineering

  • MSc. in Physiotherapy

  • MSc. in Business Information Technology

  • Anatomy and Physiology

  • Pathology and Pathophysiology

  • Application Management

  • Living Cases, Bachelor Thesis

  • Seminar 2 (Excursion, DMEA Berlin)

  • Billing Systems in the Healthcare Sector

  • Digital Health

  • Digital Transformation


  • Medical Informatics

  • Continuous flow of information in healthcare

  • Semantical interoperability

  • Medical and semantical coding (ICD-10, CHOP, SNOMED CT, LOINC etc.)

  • Active and assisted living

  • Apps for healthcare providers, patients and research


  • Michael Lehmann studied human medicine at the University of Bern from 1988 to 1994 and then worked as a physician in various Swiss hospitals. He developed his own databases for managing medical histories. In 1999, he turned his passion into a profession and switched to medical informatics (setting up the informatics company of the Association of Swiss Assistant and Senior Physicians VSAO). Development and distribution of applications for assistant physicians. From 2001 he worked at Parametrix Solutions AG, first as head of the project department, from 2003 in product management and as managing director. 2007-2017 occupation at Semfinder AG (product management). Professor of Medical Informatics since 2011. Michael Lehmann is one of the founders of the Bachelor's degree programme in Medical Informatics. Teaching activities include medical documentation and terminology, information systems, IoT and digital transformation in healthcare. Michael Lehmann is co-founder of the BFH Medical Informatics Living Lab. Since 2017, head of the BSc Medical Informatics programme and since 2020, head of the MAS Digital Health programme.
  • 2011 Professor of Medical Informatics Bern University of Applied Sciences
  • 2007-2017 Product Manager 3M Semfinder AG
  • 2003-2006 Managing Director Parametrix Solutions AG
  • 2001-2002 Head of Project Department Parametrix Solutions AG
  • 1999-2000 Director VSAO MediInformatik AG
  • 1988-1994 Study of medicine University of Bern


  • 2015-2019: Multi-stakeholder project »Hospital of the Future live«

  • 2017-2018: AmPro - Outpatient processes at Inselspital.

  • 2014-2015: e-Matrix research project: Development of an e-health platform for women and health professionals around pregnancy, childbirth and postpartum. A study at the Maternity Ward of the Women's Clinic Thun.

  • 2012-2014: GS1, economiesuisse: Hospital of the Future - Development of a process analysis tool "IXPRA" for the identification of technical and cultural discontinuities in the health care system.

  • 2012-2013: H+ Swiss Hospitals' Association: Data analysis for the revision of accounting in ambulatory medicine.


Language skills and intercultural knowledge

  • German - Native or bilingual proficiency
  • French - Full professional proficiency
  • English - Full professional proficiency
  • Italian - Professional working proficiency