Friday, April 11, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Co-sponsored by Northeastern University and Bay Area Performance Improvement Network
Computer simulation is one of the most common systems engineering methods used to improve healthcare processes. This workshop provides an introduction to using simulation models to make a variety of healthcare decisions, using several exercises to teach basic concepts and provide experience in the basic steps of effective simulation studies.
James C. Benneyan, Ph.D., Director
Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Colleges of Engineering and Health Sciences
Healthcare Systems Engineering Institute
CMS/CMMI Healthcare Systems Engineering Center
NSF Center for Health Organization Transformation
VA Engineering Resource Centers
Must register to attend. All events are free and open to anyone in the healthcare community interested in process improvement. Refreshments and boxed lunches will be provided at $25/person.
8:30 – 9:00 Check-in and Coffee
9:00 – 4:00 Workshop
4:00 – 5:00 Networking Reception
Event is supported in part by CMS/CMMI Innovation Grant #1C1CMS331050.