American Society for Quality, Philadelphia Section 0505
Serving the Delaware Valley for more than six decades
WOW! ASQ Philly NEW COURSE SCHEDULE
Click here to take a look at the new courses we are offering late winter, Spring and early Summer
Courses are offered in classrooms at local area locations and on site at your company. Our fees are lower than most other courses offered elsewhere.
A LOOK AHEAD - UPCOMING EVENTS
March 19, 2014 – Quality in Management and
presentation and discussion with these three seasoned quality professionals
Katrina Shuptar, Former CEO of Saint Joseph's Hospital, Tom
Rhodes, and Hayes Russock. This event will be at DeVry University, Fort
Washington campus, Fort Washington, PA.
April 16, 2014 – Women in Quality at
Hilton Garden Inn, Ft. Washington, PA
April 24, 2014 – PMI and ASQ Philly Joint Program Meeting at the Sheraton Valley Forge Hotel, King of Prussia, PA
May 21, 2014 – Food Quality Discussion at Whole Foods Market, Plymouth Meeting, PA
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A Big Thank You from John E. Kampmeyer, PE, Regional Coordinator of Future City Competition 2014. Philadelphia Section 0505 is an annual Sponsor. Click here to read all about the competition that supports middle school students creative problem solving skills.
Register today for the 26th annual Quest for Excellence® conference! The conference, which will showcase the best practices and lessons learned of the 2013 Baldrige Award recipients, along with those from past awardees, is being held April 6-9 at the Marriott Baltimore Waterfront in Baltimore, MD. Click here for details.
UPCOMING THIS MARCH 19, 2014!
Presentations on Quality in Management and Leadership
ASQ Philadelphia is proud to host three top professionals in the fields of healthcare, manufacturing, and behavioral health. Join Katrina Shuptar, Tom Rhodes, and Hayes Russock as they speak on Quality in Management and Leadership.
About the presenters:
Katrina Shuptar is the former CEO of St. Joseph’s Hospital. For more than 20 years, she has been at the forefront of initiatives that have positioned the systems and corporations that she has worked for, to support significant growth and stability in the market. Katrina has created and piloted Marriott Corporation’s national program for hospitality services, restructured the support and ambulatory departments at North Philadelphia Health System, as well as recruited physicians, expanded product lines and secured 98% in the Joint Commission and AOA Surveys. At Mercy Health System, she was the lead facilitator in the merger of Suburban General Hospital and was solely responsible for the strategic planning and development of the Ambulatory Initiative. While at Boston City Hospital, she developed the minority recruitment program for House Officers. Most recently, Katrina founded and developed the business plan for Estate Solution Providers, a comprehensive service provider for individuals and families in transition.
Hayes Russock, CPRP, has been a professional in the field of Behavioral Health for nearly two decades. With a history of managing an assortment of program types, his career path has led him through roles in Quality Improvement, Quality Management, Compliance, and Operations. His present role is as Assistant Director of National Operations Systems for Resources for Human Development, a $250 million dollar non-profit organization that serves individuals with mental illness, developmental disabilities, homelessness, substance abuse, and a variety of other human challenges. He is currently overseeing the development and implementation of a new Electronic Health Record for the organization.
Thomas Rhoads leads professionals and executives to more fulfilling and
extraordinary careers through a unique exploration of innate abilities,
objectives, and transferrable value, and support through all phases of
exploration, offer evaluation, and on-boarding. With nearly a decade of
experience and expertise, Tom has transitioned hundreds of professionals and
executives from nearly every sector of the economy and organizational level. Tom
supports clients from across the U.S. and International boundaries.
Tom has vast experience working with nearly every facet of the manufacturing industry and a broad range of service industries. He has enjoyed long-term relationships as a trusted advisor to large corporate clients such as Exxon, Harley Davidson, Xerox, IBM, Mead Paper, John Deere, General Motors, Pepperidge Farm, and General Electric. He began his career in environmental policy research at Duke University and served as a Principal Investigator and Program Manager providing consulting expertise for the U.S. Forest Service, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the Department of Defense, and several states agencies.
Does your organization seek performance excellence? The 2014 Awards Cycle is underway. The Keystone Alliance for Performance Excellence is is seeking both applicants and examiners for the 2014 Awards Cycle. Click here for more information about the Awards Program and about KAPE.
Students looking for paid internships. Does your company provide paid internships? Contact ASQ Philadelphia Section 0505 member Clark Fuss (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information.
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