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Orienting the PI project novice: how to get early traction with non-mathematical process improvement tools

Process improvement approaches, such as Lean Six Sigma, have no shortage of powerful tools to apply in trying to assess a situation and then implementing change.  How, then, to pick those that may have the most bang for the buck for someone relatively new to the field or on their first PI project? Continue reading


Introducing the A3 – part 8: more tips and caveats

Below I review previously mentioned pitfalls and list additional ones that A3 practitioners in healthcare would do well to guard against if they set on a path to producing better A3s over time, which really means focusing on self-improvement by becoming better thinkers and communicators. Continue reading