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635-15 So Now You Know What Lean Is, How Do You Get Started?

December 12, 2018 — 31, 2019

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Available June 15, 2015 – December 31, 2019

Approved for 1.0 P.A.C.E. ® or Florida Credit; CEUs accepted by all licensure states. CEUs only available until June 15, 2017. After June 15, 2017, participants
will receive a Certificate of Attendance.

This program is available the day after the live program and is accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week!

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Description
Implementing a continuous quality improvement strategy like Lean can fundamentally change the way a laboratory conducts its work and thinks about problems and opportunities. This session uses a well established module for successfully leading change to provide tips and best practices for the successful implementation of Lean in a laboratory. The Lean Daily Management System is discussed as the foundation for effective communication and successful application of Lean methodologies.

Objectives
At the conclusion of this program, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe reasons why to get started with Lean
  • List steps that are important to successfully lead a change initiative, such as implementing Lean
  • Describe the Lean Daily Management System and its importance to a team's success
  • Explain how Lean can help build trust and shape organizational culture 
  • Describe how to recognize the best opportunities for targeted quality improvement using Lean 
Faculty
Sanjib Bhattacharyya, PhD,
Deputy Laboratory Director, City of Milwaukee Health Department, Milwaukee, WI
 
Denise Lopez, MS, PHM,
Tulare County Public Health Laboratories, Clinical, Dairy, Food and Water, Tulare, CA

Additional Information
Registration deadline: December 31, 2019

Problems Registering? Please e-mail registrar@aphl.org or call 240.485.2727 between 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM (ET)..

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Sessions
There are no additional sessions for this event.