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Lean Six Sigma News: Paving A Path Towards Engagement And Maintaining Pledges, Week of March 2, 2015

By Jurija Metovic   |   March 2, 2015

Here are our top picks for Lean Six Sigma news from around the web for the week of March 2, 2015. Lean Six Sigma Training Paves Path For Employee Engagement “Involvement of people at every level is an integral part of any organizational change,” said Samantha Kaplan, director of quality and continuous improvement at the Corporate College division of Cuyahoga Community College. The frontline employees, the ones who operate daily machines, maintain machines, and run the… (Read More)

Lean Six Sigma News: Influencing Non-Profits And Other Industries, Week Of February 23, 2015

By Jurija Metovic   |   February 25, 2015

Here are our top picks for Lean Six Sigma success stories and news from around the web for the week of February 23, 2015. Non-Profits Get Lessons In Efficiency At Upcoming Series Event Earlier this month, the Door County Community Foundation in Wisconsin helped guide area non-profits towards better organizational efficiency at its free Non-Profit Education Series. Attendees worked through many Lean Six Sigma methods, including: Voice of the Customer, Process Mapping, SIPOC, Fish Bone Diagram,… (Read More)

Lean Six Sigma News: Better Ways To Work With The Law And Getting In Line With Six Sigma, Week Of February 16, 2015

By Jurija Metovic   |   February 16, 2015
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Here are our top picks for Lean Six Sigma success stories and news from around the web for the week of February 16, 2015. A Better Way To Work Ellen Pekilis, the general counsel of CSA Group, and her team of six employees faced a growing stack of new, complicated legal work. The management team of CSA Group was unwilling to add new legal staff members so Ellen helped lead the time to better ways of… (Read More)

Lean Improves Health Care Delivery And Produces Cosmetics Quicker, Week Of February 9, 2015

By Jurija Metovic   |   February 9, 2015
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Here are our top picks for Lean success stories and news from around the web for the week of February 9, 2015. Wheaton Improves Health Care Delivery With Lean Initiatives Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare uses Lean in every aspect of the way the health care system carries out its work. Since 2013, hundreds of associates have presented Lean principle presentations to improve processes. Some methods that have been used so far include process flow mapping to… (Read More)

Lean Six Sigma News: Community Quality Improves And Crime Labs Efficiently Increase Workload, Week Of February 2, 2015

By Jurija Metovic   |   February 2, 2015
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Here are our top picks for Lean Six Sigma success stories and news from around the web for the week of February 2, 2015. NY Crime Lab Improves Efficiency With Lean Six Sigma Process PoliceOne Editor in Chief said, “If someone said you could increase the efficiency of your jurisdiction’s crime lab by 200 percent, you’d probably initiate an investigation into possible illegal use of controlled substances.” Since implementing the principles of Lean Manufacturing and… (Read More)

Lean Makes Broccoli Taste Better And Keeps Patient Process Flowing, Week Of January 26, 2015

By Jurija Metovic   |   January 26, 2015
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Here are our top picks for Lean success stories and news from around the web for the week of January 26, 2015. Emergency Rooms Busy With Medi-Cal Patients Last week, Mercy Medical Center in Merced, California almost reached a new record of emergency room patients seen in 24 hours. The Medical Center saw 270 patients and the record is 273. As the second year of newer health care laws unfold in the United States, emergency… (Read More)

Lean Six Sigma News: Savings Lives And Saving Millions, Week Of January 19, 2015

By Jurija Metovic   |   January 19, 2015

Here are our top picks for Lean Six Sigma success stories and news from around the web for the week of January 19, 2015. Six Sigma Helps Crown Equipment Save Nearly $1.5 Million Continuous improvement has been a part of Crown Equipment’s philosophy since its founding in 1945. With decades of success and an impressive history of growth stems, leaders at Crown Equipment strive to find new ways to use Six Sigma and stay aware… (Read More)

Lean Drives Delivery Precision And Production Rates In The Transportation Industry, Week Of January 12, 2015

By Jurija Metovic   |   January 12, 2015
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Here are our top picks for Lean success stories and news from around the web for the week of January 12, 2015. Success Using Lean Principles The Collision Center at Driver’s Village in Cicero, New York once lived in a dead strip mall. That is, until Roger Burdick capitalized on the expansive 92-acre property. Upon Roger’s investment, the Collision Center took a turn for the better! The collision shop was always destined to be Lean and… (Read More)

Lean Six Sigma News: Advances Patient Discharge and Increases Forensic Case Work, Week Of January 5, 2015

By Jurija Metovic   |   January 5, 2015

Here are our top picks for Lean Six Sigma success stories and news from around the web for the week of January 5, 2015. Lean Six Sigma Advances Pediatric Patient Discharges Michael J. Beck, M.D., and Kirk Gosik, both from Penn State University in Hershey, Pennsylvania assessed the impact of Lean Six Sigma on advancing times of placement of discharge order and patient discharge among hospitalized pediatric patients compared to other children’s hospital services. The… (Read More)

Lean Initiatives Save Millions And Make Small Business Life Better, Week Of December 29, 2014

By Jurija Metovic   |   December 28, 2014
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Here are our top picks for Lean success stories and news from around the web for the week of December 29, 2014. New Report Details Millions Of Dollars In State Efficiency Savings This month, Governor Inslee’s Results Washington initiative released a report detailing examples of 18 improvements. The 18 improvements and improvement examples cited in the report total $5.92 million in savings, $27.4 million in costs avoided and $3.16 million in additional revenue. The Lean… (Read More)

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