Operational Excellence Mixtape: July 31, 2020

By Ryan McCormack On Jul 31, 2020 Last updated Jul 31, 2020 Thanks as always to Ryan McCormick for this… Healthcare — Creating Value for Patients Health systems with a culture of improvement find their capacity for solving problems useful during the pandemic. How do you talk to patients about treatment or results when they don’t have a…

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What Were the 10 Most Read LeanBlog.org Posts of the First Half of 2020?

By Mark Graban On Jul 21, 2020 Last updated Jul 21, 2020 Thanks everybody for reading my blog here in 2020. I released 21 “Lean Blog Interviews” podcasts, up from 14 the same period last year (and two data points are not a trend!). I was also happy to continue the “Lean Whiskey” podcast series and I released…

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Operational Excellence Mixtape: July 17, 2020

By Ryan McCormack On Jul 17, 2020 Last updated Jul 17, 2020 Thanks as always to Ryan McCormick for this… Healthcare – Creating Value for Patients Virginia Mason’s 20 year pursuit of measurably better value for patients is paying off during pandemic-related travel restrictions through their innovative mix of telehealth and in-person care. Hospital-at-home services are becoming more popular. …

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Operational Excellence Mixtape: July 3, 2020

By Ryan McCormack On Jul 3, 2020 Last updated Jul 3, 2020 Thanks as always to Ryan McCormick for this… Healthcare – Creating Value for Patients Health Care Workers Protect Us. It’s Time To Protect Them.  Great article in HBR by Ken Segel and John Toussaint. Volume-based incentives drive behaviours — often dangerous ones.  Dr. Bruce Ramshaw shares a…

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