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A Lean Guide to Transforming Healthcare: How to Implement Lean Principles in Hospitals, Medical Offices, Clinics, and Other Healthcare Organizations
Abstract: Book for sale (Author Zidel, T) is an implementation manual for lean tools and principles in a healthcare environment.
Source: American Society for Quality
URL: http://asq.org/quality-press/display-item/index.pl?item=H129
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Virginia Mason Adds Unit to Teach Path to Productivity
Abstract: Seattle-based Virginia Mason recently founded an institute to teach other health providers how to boost productivity at healthcare facilities based on the lean manufacturing principles. (Requires subscription)
Source: Puget Sound Business Journal
URL: http://www.bizjournals.com/seattle/stories/2008/12/08/story1
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