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This certification will give healthcare professionals the tools to improve patient care delivery processes, quality of patient outcomes, and patient satisfaction through Lean and Six Sigma quality and process improvement methodologies. In the ever-changing landscape of healthcare, this course offers detailed and real-world examples of lean thinking coupled with exercises to enhance your learning experience. Learn how to define and implement strategies for healthcare delivery processes and identify opportunities to reduce variations to optimal processes. Use Six Sigma methodology and various statistical tools in project planning to become a recognized practitioner of Lean Six Sigma in hospital or healthcare facilities. The self-paced course with instructor check-in is offered 100% online. Textbooks are an additional fee.Students have 8 to 10 weeks to complete the course and have instructor check-in options available via Zoom.

January 4, 2022 to May 13, 2022
Prepare to earn your PMP Certification by taking our 100% online, on-demand preparation course. Our prep course will aid you in your efforts to go on to take the PMP Certification Exam.

February 7, 2022 to May 8, 2022, Online Self-Paced Via Black Board
SCPro Level One is the only industry certification that covers the comprehensive supply chain, from end-to-end, and requires candidates to demonstrate their knowledge of the eight Cornerstones of Supply Chain Management via a multiple-choice exam. It was developed in partnership with supply chain experts and academics and is recognized by both companies and educational institutions as the most comprehensive certification available in the industry.

January 4, 2022 to May 13, 2022