Here are our top picks for Lean Six Sigma success stories and news from around the web for the week of June 20, 2016.
The Scott Air Force base is embracing Continuous Process Improvement throughout its use of an Engine Room. The Engine Room is centrally located for senior leaders to have weekly huddle meetings. The meetings are set to create strategies and solutions. The meeting functions in a streamlined fashion by using a card system to solve problems and to take away from wasteful meetings throughout the rest of the week.
Aquarian Healthcare Solutions stands behind their cost savings solutions to healthcare facilities. Amy Gagliardi is the founder and president of Aquarian Healthcare Solutions and she is also a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt. Gagliardi’s days are spent “assisting with setup of procurement software, analyzing spend and assisting my facilities in partnering with the correct group purchasing organization, as well as writing local contracts to reduce their costs.”