Tanya Chadha, EDAC, medical planner, affiliate, HGA (Milwaukee)
After finishing her Bachelor of Structure diploma whereas residing in India, Tanya Chadha moved to the U.S. to earn her grasp’s at Texas A&M College with a certification in well being programs and design. There, she started growing a ardour for data-driven decision-making and evidence-based design (EBD).
She subsequent spent 4 years working within the healthcare trade, earlier than becoming a member of HGA in 2017. On the agency, she’s been answerable for strategic programming and detailed house planning for a number of outpatient and inpatient amenities, most not too long ago serving as a number one member of the strategic programming and planning of SSM Well being—Dean Medical Group, Fish Hatchery Campus redevelopment, in Madison, Wis. Using her abilities in Lean and EBD, she helped remodel the group from utilizing an episodic care mannequin to an built-in care supply strategy, partially by making use of for and receiving a microgrant by way of an inside agency program to assist pre-occupancy analysis with workers surveys, shadowing, and observations.
Moreover, she aided in analysis on the psychological well-being of caregivers at a serious educational medical middle. Chadha has additionally acquired extremely aggressive grants to fund further analysis efforts, together with one for a post-occupancy examine of an emergency division for Sutter Well being in Roseville, Calif., and is at present engaged on COVID-19 analysis initiatives, together with taking classes discovered from the SARS outbreak in Toronto to redefine post-pandemic workflows and operational options.
Regarded by her colleagues as a pacesetter in EBD, Chadha serves as an adjunct member of the agency’s Design Perception Group, aiding as a researcher and Lean specialist in investigative and mission work, in addition to a core committee member of HGA’s healthcare roundtable group, the place she facilitates month-to-month roundtables on traits, case research, and analysis. The breadth of her focus and work in addition to her continued dedication to analysis make Chadha a pacesetter amongst her friends.