• Submit application by Feb 29, 2016

    Complete applications with narrative document including appendices must be emailed to Nightingale Award Chair at Chona.sano@gmail.com

    Click here for application and requirements

    Submit application by Feb 29, 2016
     
  • Healthcare Division Chair

    Welcome Sue Peiffer, 2016-2017 HCD Chair, sepeiffer@yahoo.com

    Sue is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt with over 30 years of hospital experiences, serves as a Team Leader for the Wisconsin Forward Award program that promotes performance excellence using the Baldrige National Quality Criteria and has held several leadership roles with the ASQ Healthcare Division  learn more… 

    Healthcare Division Chair
     
  • Healthcare Division at the 2015 WCQI

    Activities learn more

    4th Annual HC Speaker’s Receiption learn more

    2015 Annual Meeting State of the Division learn more

    Healthcare Division at the 2015 WCQI
     
  • HCD 2015-2016 Webinar Series

    We will bring you timely topics in Healthcare Quality that have been created and prioritized from the development of the Healthcare Quality Body of Knowledge.

    learn more

    HCD 2015-2016 Webinar Series
     
  • HCD Knowledge Center

    The Healthcare Division of ASQ strives to engage stakeholders at all levels in improving the efficiency and efficacy of a global healthcare system utilizing a customer focused systems approach by encouraging research, innovation, and the formation of learning partnerships to advance knowledge of healthcare quality.  learn more

    HCD Knowledge Center
     
  • HCD Volunteer Opportunities

    The Healthcare Division is seeking volunteers to fill some critical gaps in our infrastructure. The rewards for volunteering are many and include opportunities for networking with healthcare experts and acquiring recertification units (RU) for ASQ certifications.

    If you are interested in helping the Healthcare Division fulfill its strategic objectives and have the skills
    necessary to contribute, please contact Bill Dunwoody, Division Chair at whd@iioe.net.   See various opportunties!

    HCD Volunteer Opportunities
     
  • Ready to Join?

    How will I benefit by joining the Healthcare Division?

    Ready to join?  Call ASQ at 800-248-1946 or go online to http://asq.org/join/addforum.html for more information.

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  • ASQ is a leader in providing resources, training, certification &

    networking opportunities to professionals in healthcare.

    Quality professionals across all segments of healthcare use ASQ’s resources to improve: Quality of care, Patient safety and satisfaction, Organizational efficiencies, and the bottom line

    Learn more…

    ASQ is a leader in providing resources, training, certification &
     

Healthcare Professionals – NINE presentations and a one-day workshop at

Lean and Six Sigma Conference

When: February 29 – March 1, 2016

Where: Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort, Phoenix, AZ

click here to learn more

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.

HCD Case Study – 28 Case Studies related to Healthcare Process Improvement with Culture Changes, learn more


The Healthcare Division of ASQ strives to engage stakeholders at all levels in improving the efficiency and efficacy of a global healthcare system utilizing a customer focused systems approach by encouraging research, innovation, and the formation of learning partnerships to advance knowledge of healthcare quality.

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2016-2017  HCD Officers:

Chair Susan Peiffer sepeiffer@yahoo.com
Chair Elect Swami Reyes Swami.Reyes@comcast.net
Secretary Deborah Meeks dmmeeks@sentara.com
Treasurer Debra Owens odebz101551@aol.com

Sue Peiffer, ASQ Healthcare Division Chair, 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


RESOURCES:

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