ATLANTA, Nov. 22, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DLH Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:DLHC) will be expanding its presence in both the defense and veterans' health markets by hosting a panel discussion at the upcoming Process Excellence (PEX) Veterans Affairs (VA) Conference. The VA currently is making significant strides to improve the quality of care and access to services for veterans by implementing Lean Six Sigma strategies and continuous improvement feedback loops. DLH is excited to serve as a thought leader in process improvement at the VA and in the wider Federal healthcare market. DLH is a recognized leader in Federal healthcare solutions and fulfillment at the VA, Department of Defense, Department of Health and Human Services, and other large-scale public health systems. "As the industry shifts focus from volume to value, process excellence and continuous improvement through analytics are exactly the right focus for large health systems like the VA's. We're excited to join with industry and government leaders to share our success strategies," says Zach Parker, DLH's Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and longtime Lean practitioner. DLH is on a mission to become the most trusted provider of technology-enabled healthcare and public health services, medical logistics, and readiness enhancement services to those securing the freedom of our nation, veterans, and underserved communities. The PEX VA Conference will take place December 5-7 in Arlington, Virginia, and is a combination of sessions and networking opportunities to explore some of the most pressing service delivery concerns within the VA. DLH will be serving as an event sponsor and is slated to host a panel discussion titled, "Leveraging DMAIC and Technology to Drive Process and Outcome Optimization," where CEO and President Zach Parker will serve as a thought leader along with other distinguished VA panelists. To learn more about the conference, visit https://www.pexva.com/. For information about DLH or to arrange an interview with Zach Parker, please contact Tiffany McCall, Communications Manager.