Healthcare Systems Process Improvement 2015
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Be a part of the 2015 conference!

The Healthcare Systems Process Improvement Conference 2015 is your source for the latest in operational and quality improvement tools, methods and concepts such as lean, Six Sigma, productivity, benchmarking, simulation and project management.

The conference program will include pre-conference workshops; educational sessions; ample networking events and opportunities; exhibitors with products and services to help you meet your quality, process and project goals; poster sessions; and presentations by student paper competition winners.

You will leave this conference rejuvenated and filled with fresh ideas you can put to use immediately. Take the best information and re-energize your career with new ways to address your most challenging issues. The conference program is sure to provide you with countless ideas and solutions that translate into improved efficiency, productivity, quality and competitiveness for your healthcare organization.

HSPIC 2015 Webinars

To view upcoming Healthcare Systems Process Improvement Conference webinars, go to

SHS Young Professionals (formerly Early-Career Professionals) Program Call for Participants

Are you in years one to seven of your healthcare process improvement career? If so, would you be interested in connecting with peers and senior industry professionals? Are you also interested in unique professional development opportunities?

The HSPIC Committee is currently accepting nominations for a select number of individuals to participate in the SHS Young Professionals Program during the HSPIC 2015. For more information, please click here.

2015 Society for Health Systems Student Paper Competition

The Society for Health Systems (SHS) is pleased to announce the 2015 Graduate Student Paper Competition!

The winning submission will receive a $1,000 cash award and $500 per team for travel expenses to present their project at the Healthcare Systems Process Improvement Conference 2015, held Feb. 18-20, 2015, in Orlando, Florida. The submission deadline is Dec. 20, 2014.

Please click here for more information.

2015 SHS YouTube Video Contest

We are pleased to announce the 2015 SHS YouTube Video Contest!

We invite you to produce a video that will promote the application of industrial engineering profession in healthcare to high school students, undergraduate students and faculty. The video should be a minimum of 3 minutes and a maximum of 10 minutes.

The winning video will receive a cash prize provided by the Society for Health Systems. Awards will be presented during the award ceremony at the Healthcare Systems Process Improvement Conference.

For more information, please click here.

Why should you attend the Healthcare Systems Process Improvement Conference?

This video features past attendees and volunteers who have participated in the Healthcare Systems Process Improvement Conference as they discuss why they regularly attend the annual event.

We look forward to seeing you in Orlando!

Photos galore!

Click here to see a photographic review of the Healthcare Systems Process Improvement Conference 2014, including workshops, networking receptions and award recipients as well as some images attendees posted on Twitter.

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Conference proceedings and on-site brochure available online

We're excited to announce that the 2014 conference proceedings are available online. Click here to find conference abstracts and presentations. Click here to view the on-site brochure.