Lean provides a way to specify value, line up value creating actions in the best sequence, conduct these activities without interruption whenever someone requests them, and perform them more and more effectively.from Lean Thinking by James Womack & Daniel Jones (1996)



On-Site Consultation — To achieve strategic congruence and ultimately lead to a quality-driven organizational culture, PHA works closely with senior leadership and quality staff to identify, analyze and improve key value streams aligned with strategic plan goals.


Patient-Centered Medical Home — Guided by Lean principles, Purdue Healthcare Advisors partners with you to develop efficient, reliable care practices designed for sustainable change. Our framework serves to expedite your journey to PCMH recognition. We leverage your existing team's strengths to reconfigure processes, resolve common patient concerns, and create a more cohesive care environment.


Lean/Six Sigma for Healthcare Yellow, Green and Black Belt Certification Courses Yellow provides the tools and knowledge to actively participate and support an improvement initiative and to assist others in understanding the basics of Lean healthcare; Green provides knowledge of more advanced tools and methodologies, project management, coaching/facilitating change, and conflict management; and Black provides the skills to apply Hoshin Kanri to achieve strategic congruence.

PHA Lean Healthcare Certifications downloadable brochure

PHA Lean Six Sigma for Healthcare Certifications downloadable brochure



On-Site Coaching & Project Facilitation — Customized Lean Healthcare training and coaching packages that work best for your organization or initiative.

Executive Management Hoshin Kanri Training & Planning — Designed to provide leadership with Lean Healthcare concept methodologies, tools and resources they need to adopt, implement and optimize care delivery processes.

Lean Healthcare Basics Course Choose from an on-site or online interactive, application-based experience.


LEAN Architectural Advantage — PHA equips architects and designers with a Lean foundation to influence client design decisions so that — at the patient level — care delivery processes will be optimized.


Lean Six Sigma Simulation — Utilizing your hospital and/or healthcare practice data, PHA specialists in collaboration with Purdue's School of Biomedical Engineering, can determine the true probabilistic nature of various scenarios involving staffing, facility design, readmissions, and clinical conditions.