Some of the project results have actually validated changes that we had felt were needed but lacked the analytical data to support. For instance, one work team created a simulation of patient flow in our ambulatory surgery center and found that the addition of an anesthesiologist would significantly increase our daily throughput of patients.
— Ann Keyes, R.N. Director of Surgical Services, IU Health Arnett, Lafayette, Ind.
Purdue Healthcare Advisors uses Lean Six Sigma methodologies to evaluate the current state of your Lean implementation in your clinical processes. From these assessments, we provide you with our findings and recommendations that allow you to make the changes necessary to meet your goals. Download the brochure.
Lean Six Sigma Certification
Purdue Healthcare Advisors offers topic-specific training workshops as well as public and private (customized and onsite) Lean Six Sigma Certification courses that include guided Lean improvement projects. Progress from Yellow to Green to Black Belt certification level. Download the brochure, pricing structure and training schedule.
Whether it’s patient flow, productivity, the discharge process, hospital-acquired conditions or patient readmissions, if the problem you are grappling with can’t be solved internally, a seasoned team of Lean Six Sigma for Healthcare Black Belts from Purdue Healthcare Advisors will assess your situation and assist with implementing improved processes. Download the brochure.
Leadership Training — Purdue Healthcare Advisors provides executive training in Lean Six Sigma with sessions targeted to healthcare leadership. PHA-guided hoshin kanri brainstorming sessions are devised to capture and cement strategic goals, jumpstarting your hospital’s Lean journey. Training on specific Lean Six Sigma tools, such as value-stream mapping and theory of contraints, can provide an overview and the framework necessary to support ongoing Lean improvement projects. Download the brochure.
Basic Training — Start your Lean journey by registering for a Lean Healthcare Basics Coursewhere you can choose from an on-site or online interactive, application-based experience.