Healthcare continues to be a hotly debated topic in the
U.S. Most people recognize that while our
healthcare system is quite innovative, it has many
problems. Lean thinking, the idea that we
should work toward providing our customer with a
defect-free product or service when it is needed and in
the right quantity, is one way to improve healthcare
services while reducing cost and reducing errors.
This month we have several articles and videos dealing
with this important topic.