HCD Case Study – 28 Case Studies related to Healthcare Process Improvement with Culture Changes
Knowledge Center Editor’s Recommendations section is coming soon!
Lean and Six Sigma in healthcare has become quite common but practitioners generally focus on a few basic tools. These are certainly useful but there are additional powerful tools that you should also be able to use. USC is offering a short course for professionals this fall which will explain how to use queuing, simulation and other tools. Learn more…
QMD Forum Winter 2014 Healthcare Edition!
The Journal contains several items of interest including a Joint Message on Quality in Healthcare from the Chairs of QMD and the Healthcare Division and an abstract of an article entitled “The ASQ Healthcare Division Marshall Plan: ‘Put Me In The Game, Coach!’” Click here to read the journal.
Read the full 27 page article on the HCD Marshall Plan!
The HCD developed the “Marshall Plan” to show what can and will be done when process improvement and quality management professionals are given the chance to prove themselves and their worth as important members of the health care team. Several of those involved in this successful effort have collaborated on the article referred to above to describe the project and what they accomplished in one California hospital. Click here to read the full 27 page article.
Pictures that were taken at the 2014 Lean Six Sigma Conference, February 23-24 at the Point Hilton Tapatio Cliffs.
Dan Rand, Bill Dunwoody, John Harrison were standing behind the Healthcare Division Desk
2014-2015 HCD Officers:
* Chair: Bill Dunwoody
* Chair-Elect: Susan Peiffer
* Secretary: Hamilton Plaza
* Treasurer: Debbie Hopen
ASQ Healthcare Division Chair William H. Dunwoody, learn more
HCD Focus, Operations & Initiatives, learn more
The Healthcare Division Chair’s Progress Report, learn more
Leadership, learn more
Committee & Task Group Reports and Plans, learn more
DMC & LC Meeting Minutes, learn more
Check out ASQ’s Healthcare Market Homepage, supported by Amanda Hankel, learn more
Speaker’s Bureau, Tools & Applications Edition, New 32 page guide for physicians on survey process, Periodically, articles of interest, Baldrige Resource Library learn more
Checkout this video from Mike Micklewright and QualityDigest.com in honor of Quality Managers everywhere!
Healthcare Solutions learn more
Healthcare Update: Tools to Maximize Chronic Care Efficiency learn more