Session ID: 
A

Strategic Process Improvement: Applying Lean & Six-Sigma Tools and Techniques to Achieve Organizational Excellence

1:00pm - 9:30pm Monday, March 5
Las Vegas - Venetian Convention Center
Delfino 4004
Additional Registration
Extra Fee

Description

Explore a hands-on approach to understanding and applying Lean & Six-Sigma tools and techniques to strategically improve processes in healthcare organizations in this interactive workshop. Facilitated by individuals with extensive professional experience in strategic planning, process improvement approaches, and the application of the Lean & Six-Sigma tools and techniques in healthcare settings, this program will focus on the key drivers of change in healthcare and the importance of aligning process improvement projects with an organization’s strategic goals and objectives. Discover how to apply tools and techniques to identify the gaps in performance for key organizational clinical, quality and operational measures; prioritize process improvement projects; clearly define a problem’s scope; and overcome barriers to achieve organizational excellence.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Describe key healthcare industry changes driving strategic process improvement initiatives
  • Identify areas for strategic process improvement
  • Define and clarify the scope of the problem to be solved
  • Use the appropriate measures to assess organizational performance from a strategic perspective
  • Apply and effectively use Lean & Six-Sigma tools and techniques to achieve desired organizational performance

Speaker(s): 

Dir, Patient Care Informatics & PI,
Froedtert & The Medical College of Wisconsin Community Hospital Division
Senior Project Manager,
Cerner Corporation
Senior Director,
Philips Healthcare
Director, Performance Engineering,
The Kirklin Clinic of UAB Hospital
Vice President, Professional Services,
Health Catalyst
Director of Solution Architecture,
Philips
Continuing Education Credits: 
ACPE
7.00
CAHIMS
7.00
CME
7.00
CNE
7.00
CPHIMS
7.00
PDU
7.00

Audience: 

IT Professional
Management Engineer and Process Improvement Prof.
Physician, CMO, CMIO

Level: 

Intermediate