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Meeting: “Evolution of Patient Safety & Quality in Healthcare”

Title: Meeting: “Evolution of Patient Safety & Quality in Healthcare”Location: Marie Callender’sDescription: Ms. VanZyl’s talk shall touch on the following topics: – Application of industrial models of total quality management to healthcare (Juran, Deming) – Evolution from TQM to CQI to Lean Six Sigma to Toyota Production System – – are they really all that […]

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Feburary 2011: Gail VanZyl Scott & White

Wednesday – February 9, 2011 Topic: “Evolution of Patient Safety & Quality in Healthcare” Location: Marie Callender’s 5:30 – 6:30 pm – Networking Time 6:30 – 6:45 pm – Announcements 6:45 – 7:45 pm – Speaker 7:45 – 8:00 pm – Door Prizes Speaker: Gail VanZyl from Scott & White Healthcare Gail VanZyl, RN, CHRM, […]

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2011-01-12: Regular Meeting

Speaker: Mac McGuire 5:30 – 6:30 pm – Networking Time 6:30 – 6:45 pm – Announcements 6:45 – 7:45 pm – Speaker 7:45 – 8:00 pm – Door Prizes Dr. Mac McGuire has over thirty years of service in the United States Army where he began as a private and worked his way through the […]

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2010-12-08: Holiday Dinner Meeting

at Marie Calender’s  5:30 – 6:30 pm – Networking Time 6:30 – 6:45 pm – Announcements 6:45 – 7:45 pm – Dinner 7:45 – 8:00 pm – Door Prizes This is a great opportunity to network with your fellow Quality professionals from around the Austin area.  Cost is $10.00 per plate payable at the door, […]

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2010-11-10: The Value of Design Control: Evolving from “Have To” to “Want To”

Julie Thomas presented “The Value of Design Control: Evolving from “Have To” to “Want To”. On this engaging talk, Ms. Thomas went through the requirements for new product introductions within the medical device industry as defined by the FDA. It was a good presentation that included some slides with examples. On the closing Julie presented […]

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ASQ Austin Social Networks

We are on the Internet!. Please click on each logo for obtaining more information about our social networks.  Joining these social networks would allow you to be in touch with colleagues and one of the most interesting ASQ communities NOTE: HOTSPOTS ARE NEEDED FOR THIS ILLUSTRATION

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2010-12-04: Galveston, Texas – ASQ Holiday Event

Member leaders from the Greater Houston Section 1405 and Bay Area Texas Section 1422 would like to invite you, members from nearby ASQ Sections, to a holiday gathering on Saturday, December 4, 2010, in Galveston, Texas. The 2010 Holiday at Galveston flyer contains all of the details. The 1405 and 1422 member leaders have planned […]

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2010-10-13: With the Best of Intentions …

Robert K. Henderson, MS and PhD degrees in Mathematical Statistics from Southern Methodist University and MBA from the University of Delaware, hold a session talking about that we have all probably experienced a situation where we did what we fully believed was the most appropriate thing to do only to have it later revealed to […]

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