Free Webinar with Dr. John Toussaint discussing "A Roadmap to Lean Healthcare Success"
April 16, 2013
"Lean is not a smorgasbord that you can simply choose one item and be satisfied. It requires commitment to developing a new set of skills as well as changing actions and behaviors, " -John Toussaint.
Learn more from John Toussaint, MD, CEO of the ThedaCare Center for Healthcare Value, on April 16, 2013 from 2:00-3:00pm Eastern in a webinar hosted by the Lean Enterprise Institute.
The core to successful implementation of lean healthcare is understanding that the transformation is not a project. Instead it is a set of principles, systems, and behaviors – a roadmap.
In this free webinar John Toussaint, MD, a national leader in improving healthcare through lean principles, will describe 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.
Dr. Toussaint will cover:
-What he found in his visits to 120 healthcare organizations -- and what we should be doing to improve healthcare, based on the evidence
-The single most critical element for achieving zero defects in healthcare that's missing from just about every healthcare facility
-The management systems, leadership behaviors, and board support required to successfully implement a lean healthcare methodology
-The 8 core components of a management by process system
-Q&A to answer your questions