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September 11 Member Meeting

Join us for our monthly membership meeting to learn about 5S Implementation in a pharmacy hospital.  This pharmacy department in a hospital was struggling with several quality and performance issues. Since pharmacy is central to all other medical departments in a hospital there is no error margin. We will learn about the process how they implemented 5S and resistance they faced.  Participants will learn pitfalls to avoid while implementing 5S in their organizations.

September Class – Using Excel for Data Analysis

Join us for a full day class at Red Rocks Community College on Saturday, September 29th to learn about using Excel to explore data, computing descriptive statistics, and data analysis for particular types of studies including comparison of means  and exploring linear relationships among variables.  Functions and pivot tables will be used to compute descriptive statistics like means, standard deviations, frequencies, and proportions.  The data analysis tool pak will be used for exploring statistical methods. Bring your computer and data (optional) for a great day of learning.

No August Meeting

Enjoy what is left of your summer!  Please sign up for our Using Excel for Data Analysis class and we’ll see you in September!

July 10th Member Meeting – Personal Branding

Personal Branding – How do you present yourself in the digital world?

NEW MEETING LOCATION. SEE CALENDAR FOR MORE DETAILS.  Jennifer Stepniowski, ASQ Fellow, MBA, CMQ/OE; Chair, ASQ Social Responsibility Technical Community, will be presenting how personal branding will boost your professional visibility and how this ties into the direction ASQ is headed in 2019.  Please join us to learn more about the internet world and how you can be more involved in ASQ.

Learn more about MyASQ and how this affects our membership in 2019.

Learn more about Social Responsibility and join the LinkedIn group ASQ-Social Responsibility Technical Community.  

June 12 Member Appreciation Dinner

Join us for a FREE dinner as a token of our appreciation on Tuesday, June 12 at 5:30pm – 9pm. Bring your family to the Farm House at Breckenridge Brewery in Littleton for an enjoyable evening in the indoor/outdoor beer garden. Brewery tours given by the brewery Quality Specialist will be available for $5. Please pay in advance on the EVENTS page.  Meet your leadership team, become more involved in the section, hear the changes coming to ASQ in 2019, or just eat free food.  All members and their families are welcome.  Please RSVP to with the number of people attending.  We hope to see you there!

June 9th Reliability Class!!

Instructor: Mike Heaney, Ph.D., CQE.

The focus of this class will be to learn Reliability and Maintainability concepts (CQE Body of Knowledge, III. Product, Process and Service Design, E. Reliability and Maintainability). The class objective is for participants to learn concepts and be able to answer and solve CQE exam questions on this topic.

Click on the EVENTS page for more information.

May 8th Member Meeting

Join us to learn about Transformation to a Lean Culture.  Denver Health is one of the first health care organizations to adopt lean as an improvement methodology with significant success. The lean journey began in 2005 and continues today. This presentation will focus on lessons learned in the DH journey and the current approach to drive transformation to a lean culture and achieve performance excellence.  Please visit the EVENTS page for more information.

No April Meeting

There is no membership meeting in April.  Please mark your calendars for May 8th for our next meeting on Transformation to a Lean Culture.  See you in May!

March 13th Member Meeting

Join us to hear more about what Colorado companies are doing to earn the prestigious Baldrige Award.  We will cover an introduction of Rocky Mountain Performance Excellence, a brief history of the Baldrige Award, highlights of the Colorado winners, comparison of Colorado to other states, what makes Colorado unique, and what is the future of RMPEx and the Baldrige Award.  Please visit the Events page for more information.

February 13th Social Responsibility Event

Please join us and our friends from Bessie’s Hope as we visit with the elder community at Forest Street Compassionate Care Center at 5:30pm located at 3345 Forest St., Denver, 80207.  See the EVENTS page for more detailed information.  RUs will be earned and the event is free.  Please email if you plan to attend.