Jack Welch to Headline the 8th Annual Lean Six Sigma Healthcare Summit

    IQPC Announces Health Industry Exclusive, 'An Audience With Jack Welch'

    January 29 - February 1, 2008. Disney's Contemporary Resort, Orlando, FL

    LONDON, Oct. 29 /CNW/ - Jack Welch, Former Chairman and CEO, GE will
speak at the 8th Annual Lean Six Sigma Healthcare Summit, providing a unique
opportunity for healthcare professionals across the USA to address their
improvement issues with the leading figure in Six Sigma and process


    Other renowned speakers at the summit include:

    Glenn Fosdick, FACHE, President and Chief Executive Officer,
    The Nebraska Medical Center

    Greg Stock, Chief Executive Officer,
    Thibodaux Regional Medical Center

    Denise R. Remus, PhD, RN, Chief Quality Officer,
    BayCare Health System

    Tom Diller, Chief Medical Officer,
    Blessing Hospital

    Dave Munch, Chief Clinical and Quality Officer,
    Exempla Lutheran Medical Center

    John Moeller, Chief Operating Officer,
    Indianapolis Neurosurgical Group

    Marc De Carlo, Chief Executive Officer,
    Methodist Sports Medicine

    Glenn Crotty Jr., MD, FACP Chief Operating Officer,
    Charleston Area Medical Center

    The agenda addresses current issues affecting US healthcare providers
nationwide. In specific, the engagement of Physicians will be addressed in
detail, including winning their trust for what is commonly viewed as an
"overly rigid" approach that "puts patients' safety at risk". Extensive
research has identified this as the most pressing issue in continuous
healthcare improvement.
    Plus with recent changes in Medicare DRG policy and increased necessity
to protect the future bottom-line of healthcare providers, proven
methodologies for creating and innovating tailor-made Lean Six Sigma programs
will be explored.

    Essential sessions will cover

    -   Conquering Change Management In Healthcare
    -   Engaging Your Workforce And Achieving Physicians' Buy-In
    -   Aligning Process Excellence With Long Term Strategic Goals
    -   Using Lean Six Sigma To Secure Patient Safety, Outcomes and
    -   Sustaining Your Program: 'Making Lean Six Sigma The Way You do

    The event website at http://www.iqpc.com/us/LeanHealth/news gives full
    speaker and session information.

    Also available for download now is the full conference brochure which you
    can access at:


    IQPC provides business executives around the world with tailored
practical conferences, large scale events, topical seminars and in-house
training programs, keeping them up-to-date with industry trends, technological
developments and the regulatory landscape.

    Visit: http://www.iqpc.com/us/LeanHealth/news

For further information:

For further information: For Press information and Public enquiries
contact Donna Blake, +44(0)20-7368-9350, donna.blake@iqpc.co.uk

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