|Principles of Lean Healthcare 101|
Sponsored by: VMEC
Lean Healthcare 101 is an accelerated learning workshop that conveys the proven benefits of using "Lean" improvement methods to achieve breakthrough performance in health care facilities.
Lean concepts and Lean methods can enable:
The application of "Lean" principles began years ago in the manufacturing environment with industry leaders such as Toyota. Today, the tremendous success of Lean is spreading to Vermont healthcare through the VMEC Process Strategies Group (PSG), a specialized business unit of the not-for-profit Vermont Manufacturing Extension Center (VMEC). The complex, fast-paced nature of healthcare makes it a prime environment for significant Lean implementation results.
During this 1-day training, with simulations that allow learning by doing, participants will learn:
This workshop is appropriate for individuals in all service sectors - physicians, administration, nursing, technicians, allied health services, and support services.
No previous Lean experience is required to walk away with a solid understanding of the concepts of flow, how to see waste in a process, and how to improve the patient experience.