Center for Integrated Healthcare Delivery Systems

a unit of the Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI)

  •   CIHDS Promotes...
  •   Collaborative Outreach
  •   Industry Sponsorship
  •   Interdisciplinary Research
  •   Real Life Educational Experiences

2014 CIHDS Workshop

April 4th, 9:30am-3:30pm Hershey Medical Center Hershey Medical Center Image Registration and Agenda

Contact CIHDS


310 Leonhard Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
(814) 865-3222

Healthcare Delivery News

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Three CIHDS Scholar Projects selected and twelve CIHDS Scholars will collaborate in 2013-2014 Meet our CIHDS Scholar teams.

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Six CHOT Projects to be led by Penn State in 2013-2014
Update on Penn State led CHOT Projects.

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Fifth Annual CIHDS Workshop Continues to Explore Healthcare Delivery System Innovation and Transferrable Solutions through Collaboration
Review the 2013 workshop.

Healthcare Delivery Video

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Research Areas

CIHDS is a vibrant organization that has been focused on creating healthcare solutions through collaborative research, education, and outreach. We have addressed six main areas of healthcare delivery:

  • Operational Efficiency and Clinical Informatics
  • Quality and Improvement Analytics
  • Electronic Medical Records and Health Information Technology
  • Scheduling and Logistics
  • Organization and Management
  • Devices and Technology

The CIHDS Research Activity Report provides the details of more than 60 projects and outlets.


Penn_State_IE_Graduate_Student_Guide_for_ Healthcare_Systems_Engingeering Healthcare Systems Engineering
@Penn State IE:
A guide for Graduate Students




CIHDS_2013_Annual_Report2013 CIHDS Annual Report







CHOT_2013_Research_Compendium2013 NSF CHOT Compendium