Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
The Gemba Academy team finds its way to the birthplace of both Babe Ruth and the American National Anthem - Baltimore, Maryland. Ron visits an important segment of the U.S. federal government, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services or more commonly known as CMS. Come and discover how CMS, an agency of the federal government, has adopted lean into its culture.
Our Role is to "Allow" Lean
Deputy Director Debra Hattery tells Ron how she was skeptical about lean and if it could have a dramatic effect on their culture.