Learn value-stream improvement methodology in the convenient ebook format. See step-by-step how to achieve a better future state through grasping the current state, making rapid trial improvements, and measuring results. Available in a variety of formats.
4th Annual Lean Healthcare Transformation Summit
June 5-6, 2013.
Each year the Lean Enterprise Institute and the ThedaCare Center for Healthcare Value team up to deliver a high caliber two day event highlighting advancements in lean healthcare.
& Coaching Kata
Practice pattern for PDCA skill
This SlideShare gives you structured practice routines for developing PDCA skill. It provides detailed instructions for both the Learner (mentee) and the Coach (mentor).
Is "lean warehousing" an oxymoron? Supply chain expert and Shingo Research Award Recipient Robert Martichenko explains why it isn't. Learn how lean principles and warehousing come together.
Company culture, weak management support, lack of lean knowledge – even federal budget sequestration – were among the answers you gave when we asked, "What are the biggest obstacles you are facing in your lean journey? Read what fellow Lean Thinkers said.
Webinar: A Roadmap to Lean Healthcare Success, now available in our webinar library
In this webinar John Toussaint, MD, a national leader in improving healthcare through lean principles, describes the roadmap, based on his visits to 120 healthcare organizations, in 12 countries, during the last 8 years as well as many visits to leading lean manufacturing companies.
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