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CPHQ Preparation Course
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12 September 2019


09:00 am - 05:00 pm


Northern Illinois University (NIU) – Naperville Campus

IAHQ to offer live, in-person CPHQ Preparation course.
Don’t miss out! Limited seats are available!

What: CPHQ Preparation and Review Course

If you have been thinking about sitting for your Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality examination or need credits hours to re-certify, this is the course for you. In this two-day, interactive course with one of the nation’s most accomplished healthcare quality professionals, you will review all aspects and domains covered in the CPHQ examination.

When: Thursday-Friday, September 12-13, 2019

Where: NIU Naperville Campus, 1120 E Diehl Rd., Naperville, IL 60653

Faculty: Susan Mellott PhD, RN, CPHQ, CPPS, FNAHQ

CPHQ CE: 15 hours toward re-certification

Susan Mellott Ph.D., RN, CPHQ, CPPS, FNAHQ

Over the past thirty plus years, Dr. Mellott has focused on healthcare quality and patient safety in multiple settings including hospitals, long term care centers, home health settings, clinics, and networks. She has experience with patient safety, improving patient/customer satisfaction and quality, decreasing costs, medical staff credentialing, OPPE/FPPE, and other areas while involving teams from the facility, including physicians and administrative staff. Currently, Dr. Mellott is an Associate Professor for Texas Woman’s University in Houston, Texas nursing program. Dr. Mellott is also the President, CEO of Mellott & Associates LLC., which provides educational services to healthcare facilities and groups. Dr. Mellott is a member of the State of Texas Healthcare Safety Advisory Committee. Dr. Mellott has held CPHQ certification since 1991, her CPPS certification since 2015, and has been a Fellow of the National Association of Healthcare Quality since 1999. Dr. Mellott has numerous publications and addresses groups around the country regarding healthcare quality, patient safety, and performance improvement. Dr. Mellott’s research focus is patient safety and performance improvement.


IAHQ Member $295*
Non-member $395* (Includes annual IAHQ member dues)

*Includes lunch, snacks, & binder of review materials onsite.

Hotel Accommodations

Participants in the IAHQ-sponsored CPHQ Preparation and Review Course will receive a discounted King room reservation at the Fairfield Inn & Suites Chicago, Naperville for 89 USD per night. Please book your group rate for IAHQ using this link. The quoted rate does not include taxes. Reservations must be made by August 15, 2019.

Fairfield Inn & Suites Chicago Naperville
1820 Abriter Ct.
Naperville, IL  60563
P:  630-577-1820

 If you call the hotel directly to make your reservation, please state it is for “IAHQ” to receive the discount.

 The hotel has a 48-hour cancellation policy.

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