The Eight Types of Waste in Healthcare
In the healthcare industry, errors and inefficient processes can literally mean the difference between life and death. In this course, consultant and author Mark Graban breaks down the eight wastes as they apply to healthcare, using powerful stories to illustrate their impact.
The Purpose of Lean in Healthcare
Mark Graban explains why lean thinking is critical to healthcare, using the moving story of Malyia Jeffers as an example.
- 1:26 - Why lean in healthcare is about safety
- 1:55 - Wasted healthcare spending
- 4:57 - Malyia Jeffers' story
- 7:44 - One hospital's purpose for lean