Is Lean Relevant?

By: Denise Hammel

Some people may argue that Lean is a fad or doesn’t really apply to the healthcare market. We have always disagreed with this position. Now that the US Government has saddled the healthcare community with a host of requirements, restrictions, and reduced reimbursements, these organizations need to find ways to squeeze every bit of value out of their current operation.

Take a look at this recent story on FierceHealthITiHT2: Use creative IT for Lean initiatives

It’s an interesting read and the article links to some other good material. Check it out. When you are ready to learn more about how Lean/Six Sigma can benefit your organization, please call or email us. We would welcome the opportunity to discuss it with you.

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