Yearly Archives: 2017


NGS Announces Winners of Dr. Joseph A. DeFeo & Juran Global Scholarship

Falmouth, Mass., May 22, 2017 – The National Graduate School of Quality Management is pleased to announce that Donna Gillespie, a student in the Doctor of Business Administration Program, and Thomas Manley, a student in the Master of Science Degree Program, are the beneficiaries of the 2017 Dr. Joseph A. DeFeo & Juran Global Scholarships,

NGS Alumnus LT Kasey Felter Joins Stetson Law School Commencement on May 13

GULFPORT, Fla.— Pensacola native and University of West Florida undergraduate Lieutenant Kasey Feltner, a reserve military officer with the U.S. Coast Guard, joins Stetson University College of Law’s spring commencement on May 13. Feltner is an alumnus of the National Graduate School.

Feltner will join more than 250 law students during Stetson law school’s

NGS Named to Victory Media’s 2017 Military Spouse Friendly Schools® List

Falmouth, Mass., February 17, 2017 – The National Graduate School of Quality Management (NGS) announced today that it has earned the 2017 Military Spouse Friendly School® designation by Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs®, Military Spouse, Vetrepreneur® and STEM JobsSM resources. The annual companion list to Military Friendly® Schools recognizes those higher education institutions that

NGS Professor, Dr. Charles T. Brandon III, Wins Prestigious Industry Award for Operational Process Excellence

On January 26, 2017, at the closing of the annual OPEX Week 2017 Summit, Dr. Brandon was announced as the Program Director of the Year.  Dr. Brandon is the Director of the Army Continuous Process Improvement Program Office in the Office of the Under Secretary of the Army, Business Transformation Office.  The ARMY CPI Program

Advancing Healthcare Excellence in America

healthsystemspicBy: Dr. Joe Fierro, MSQSM, DBA
NGS MSQSM & DBA alumnus
Speaker – Trainer – Coach, Fierro LS & Co., LLC

“Patient-centered, high quality care delivered efficiently” is the Vision for America set by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and it’s a vision that I and many in healthcare share!

“Value-based reimbursement” is