Healthcare Systems Process Improvement 2015
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Do you have tailored/custom sponsorships needs or special service request? Let SHS tailor a sponsorship that specifically targets your organizations needs and objectives. Need a meeting room while at the conference? Inquire for details on securing a meeting room with your sponsorship! (Limited availability.)

Questions? Please contact:
Doug Long at (770) 349-1109, e-mail, or
Leigh Anne Stroud at (770) 449-0461, ext. 106, email
Note: Sponsorship signage is included at all sponsored venues and in conference promotional material.

We'd like to thank our 2014 conference co-sponsors listed below:


 FlexSim Healthcare 

FlexSim Healthcare is committed to helping healthcare organizations discover the best pace at which an effective healthcare system can operate most efficiently. Ideas for improving operational efficiency should be tested in a simulation before investing time, money and limited resources. FlexSim HC will not only validate the effectiveness of proposed changes by providing animation and statistical results, but it will illuminate new and valuable ideas for continued improvement. Their unique Patient Track feature makes it quick and easy to define detailed treatment flows for all types of patients. Use LEAN to guide your improvement initiatives – Use FlexSim HC to prove and quantify them!


Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery (CSHCD) expands Mayo’s extensive efforts in health care delivery research, systems engineering, and value, quality and policy analysis. CSHCD brings together leading physicians, researchers, systems engineers, social scientists and other experts, all with a single mission: to help find innovative ways to improve health care.



MicroAutomation is a full service Consulting and Professional Services organization focused on contact center automation and improvement. With proven experience across most product manufacturers and platforms, MicroAutomation is able to work in any environment to deliver true ROI through impactful solutions.


 Northeastern University Healthcare Systems Engineering Institute 

HSyE’s mission is to broadly impact healthcare improvement through education, research, and application in systems engineering methods. This is defined by undergraduate and graduate academic programs, national experiential coop education and summer internship programs, three federally-awarded healthcare IE centers, and competitive scholarships. We rely on industry-university partnerships to advance the shared missions of healthcare improvement and workforce development.

NC State University ISE 

For over 78 years, we’ve kept our eye on one thing: TOMORROW. Though we’re one of the nation’s top academic programs in industrial and systems engineering, we’re aiming higher. That’s because the next advancement is always out there, awaiting our discovery. We seek to lead the profession by providing tomorrow’s leaders. That’s why we’re continuously adding to the breadth of our program through endowed professorships, doctoral fellowships, international programs, interdisciplinary collaboration and innovative scholarships. Not only are we developing revolutionary ideas in traditional areas, we are pioneering breakthroughs in new ones such as Health Systems Engineering. So come to BOOTH 100 to see how we are affecting change for the country and the world. 


Society for Health Systems 

The Society for Health Systems is a professional association that focuses on the needs and resources of health systems professionals and leaders who are charged with improving healthcare processes. SHS offers the latest in process analytics, tools, techniques and methodologies for performance improvement.


The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) is the healthcare industry’s membership organization exclusively focused on providing global leadership for the optimal use of healthcare information technology (IT) and management systems for the betterment of healthcare. Founded in 1961 with offices in Chicago, Washington D.C., Brussels, Singapore, and other locations across the United States, HIMSS represents more than 23,000 individual members and over 380 corporate members that collectively represent organizations employing millions of people. HIMSS frames and leads healthcare public policy and industry practices through its advocacy, educational and professional development initiatives designed to promote information and management systems’ contributions to ensuring quality patient care. 


Parallon is a leading provider of healthcare business and operational services. Parallon partners with hospitals, healthcare systems and non-acute care providers to improve their business performance through our deep knowledge and proven practices in revenue cycle; technology; workforce management; consulting; and group purchasing and supply chain via HealthTrust.