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A3 (Lean) methodology for improving the diagnosis and treatment of cancer

Date
Saturday 21 September 2013 - 07:00 - 08:15

Location: 

Rome (304 A)
Contact person

Contact person

ben geboe
Meeting details

Intended audience

clinicians, pharmacy, health care quality improvement, providers

Closed or open meeting

Open
Description

Description

Using A3 (Lean/Toyota Production System) to review and improve the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. A project using traditional quality improvement methods in new areas of application. Ben Geboe, LMSW is a gold certified Lean facilitator (NYC HHC). Lean has been used on a myriad of process improvment projects in commerical manufacturing, defense and engineering. Lean is new to health care and has had success in hospital based improvement iniatives. Lean can be used in diverse fields and the potential for clincial applications is unrealized.
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