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Lean Process Improvement

From the 2022 Emerging Laboratory Managers Collaborative Conference (Recorded January 14, 2022)
Presented by Hannah Willis, MHA
The presentation will review at a high level of what Lean is and how the methodology is used to drive process improvement in healthcare.


At the conclusion of this presentation, participants will be able to
  1. Recognize Process Improvement Opportunities by Identifying Waste, Non-Value Added Activities, and Root Cause Analysis
  2. Apply Lean Tools Including A3, PDCA, VSM, and Root Cause Analysis
  3. Utilize the Gemba Board Measurement System 
This recorded presentation is P.A.C.E. ® accredited. One (1) P.A.C.E. ® contact hour and one (1) Florida credit hour in the area General/Admin will be awarded to participants. ASCLS P.A.C.E.® is accepted by the ASCP/ASCLS/AGT Board of Certification and all states, including Florida and California, as an approved provider of continuing education for recertification and licensure. ASCLS is an approved provider with CE Broker for Florida licensees.


This basic-level program is appropriate for laboratory professionals working in clinical, public health and academic settings.