SEATTLE, June 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Virginia Mason Institute, a leading lean education resource for health care organizations, is offering four training courses in September 2016.
"That's the spark we are always trying to start with. For people to be open and see new ways and realize, 'I can change the future!'" - Henry Otero, MD, Faculty, Virginia Mason Institute
- Leading With a Shared Vision – September 13-14, 2016
- Creating Flow in the Ambulatory Setting – September 19-21, 2016
- Using Patient Experience to Drive Improvement – September 22-23, 2016
- Advanced Lean Training (Session 1) – September 27-30, 2016
Leading With a Shared Vision
Participants will leave the workshop with an understanding of their current state of physician and leader engagement, new strategies to navigate adaptive changes, an ability to use tools to support team engagement and a road map to engage stakeholders in change. Includes CME/CNE credits.
Creating Flow in the Ambulatory Setting
Participants will leave the workshop with a vision of flow for their practices, the ability to identify duplicate and wasteful work in their current system, the skill to deconstruct and redefine their work and their team members' work, and methods to successfully implement flow in the ambulatory setting. Includes CME/CNE credits.
Using Patient Experience to Drive Improvement
Participants will leave with the ability to use experience-based design data collection techniques to understand their customers' needs and sample tools to adapt for their own organizations. Includes certificate of completion.
Advanced Lean Training
Participants will leave the training with the knowledge and skills necessary to teach, coach and mentor others so they can successfully use the tools and methods of a lean management system to improve safety, quality and efficiency. Training is conducted over two sessions (September 27-30 and November 8-10). Includes certificate of completion.
About Virginia Mason Institute
Virginia Mason Institute provides lean coaching and education to organizations worldwide to improve patient safety, quality and efficiency. Our certified lean experts help health care leaders embed a sustainable lean culture and produce better care and improved patient and staff satisfaction.
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SOURCE Virginia Mason Institute