Faculty Profile:

Melanie Viquez, PMP, FACHE, EDACVP of Operations and Strategic DevelopmentHTS, Inc
Melanie is the VP of Operations and Strategic Development at HTS. She has more than 20 years of experience in project team management, operational improvement, and facility activations in healthcare operations. Melanie began her career in the biomedical science field as a medical technologist before branching out to consulting to lead innovative process improvement initiatives using Lean methodology and A3 problem-solving. She has led multidisciplinary groups in the development and execution of future state workflows and Day in the Life scenario script development. In new hospital activation and transition projects, Melanie has implemented readiness plans and facilitated training activities for staff while managing the installation, relocation, and logistics for staff, furniture, and equipment.