Archive for the 'Lean' Category

Lean: Stopping the Line, Empowering the Individual to Affect Quality in Medicine

Reddit is amazed by the New Yorker article The Checklist that explains how a simple checklist in hospital intensive care units (ICUs) helped save many lives and lower infection rates in patients from 11% to practically 0. The checklist is given far too much credit in this story though, the important information is that [...]