Here are our top picks for Lean Six Sigma success stories and news from around the web for the week of November 16, 2015.
In October, leaders with Veterans Affairs Health Care started to get trained on Lean Six Sigma. Veterans Secretary Robert A. McDonald is the head of the Department of Veterans Affairs and leading the Lean Six Sigma initiative to “understand what customers want and need, and then design customer experiences to meet those needs.” In addition to customers’ wants and needs, the VA hopes to speed up the processing of claims.
Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton is now offering quarterly and monthly Lean Six Sigma courses for civilian Marines and service members. Lean Six Sigma will help service members meet goals and improve their overall performance leading to an overall better branch of service in the United States.