In this book you will find the following: ac - A structured approach to executing lean improvements ac - Relevant real-world case studies ac - Examples of tools and templates, along with downloadable files via CD ac - Hints, tips, and lessons learned ac - Chapter challenges aimed at giving the reader assignments to apply key concepts and tools in the work setting The primary audience for this book is individuals responsible for improvement in healthcare settings, such as lean practitioners, Six Sigma belts, quality improvement specialists, and project managers. Additional health professionals will benefit from the practical application and guidance. Positions include frontline managers and supervisors, improvement teams, professors teaching quality improvement and/or operations management, healthcare professionals responsible for performance improvement, and students in all related health professions (clinical and administrative). The book promotes practical application. Readers are equipped with the skills to implement lean concepts and tools within their work setting. Additionally, the book provides insight and strategies for avoiding failure and developing buy-in.Conduct Process and Workflow Value Analyses Using the Microsoft Excelabased tools, conduct time study observations ... Create Current State Value Stream Map Using the highlevel SIPOC and process value analysis observations, completeanbsp;...
|Title||:||Executing Lean Improvements|
|Author||:||Dennis R. Delisle|
|Publisher||:||ASQ Quality Press - 2015-05-13|