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Value Stream Mapping for Healthcare Made Easy.

Author: Cindy Jimmerson
Publisher: Hoboken : CRC Press, 2009.
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In no industry is the concept of quality more essential than it is in healthcare, which is why the lean quality principles learned through the example of the Toyota Production System are so applicable. This title introduces healthcare managers to the essential method developed by Toyota known as the Value Stream Map (VSM).
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Jimmerson, Cindy.
Value Stream Mapping for Healthcare Made Easy.
Hoboken : CRC Press, ©2009
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Cindy Jimmerson
ISBN: 9781441623904 1441623906
OCLC Number: 664233772
Description: 1 online resource (134 pages)
Contents: Front cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; PART I: THE BASICS OF VALUE STREAM MAPPING; Chapter 1. Identifying Waste in Healthcare; Chapter 2. The Ideal State in Healthcare; Chapter 3. Adapting the Four Rules in Use to Healthcare Processes; Chapter 4. Value Stream Mapping the Work of Healthcare; Chapter 5. Creating and Using Your First Map: The Current State; Chapter 6. Building the Vision: The Future State Map; Chapter 7. Sharing and Archiving VSMs Electronically; Chapter 8. Beyond the Simple Value Stream Map: Adding More Information; PART II: CASE STUDIES. Case Study 1: Scheduling Meeting RoomsCase Study 2. Employee Continuing Education Tuition Reimbursement; Case Study 3: Routine Medication Ordering (Physician Order); Case Study 4: Assignment of Transporters for Daytime Inpatient Radiology; Case Study 5: Patient Pre-Registration for Day Surgery; Case Study 6: Trauma Patient Flow in a Busy Emergency Room; Case Study 7: Total Joint Replacement Scheduling (Operating Room Back-Table Set-Up); In.

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In no industry is the concept of quality more essential than it is in healthcare, which is why the lean quality principles learned through the example of the Toyota Production System are so applicable. This title introduces healthcare managers to the essential method developed by Toyota known as the Value Stream Map (VSM).

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Cindy Jimmerson is a proven and well-known practitioner of Lean methods in healthcare. Her book is full of varied case studies that beautifully illustrate the power of the value stream mapping method Read more...

 
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