Mukilteo, WA (PRWEB) February 23, 2013
Gemba Academy, the leading provider of online lean manufacturing and six sigma training, is pleased to announce a free webinar to be presented on March 12th. This webinar is by Mark Graban and is titled "Stories About the Eight Types of Waste in Healthcare."
For more information on this webinar visit http://www.gembaacademy.com/webinars/graban-wastes.html. The recorded webinar will also be available to Gemba Academy subscribers as part of the School of Lean.
In this webinar, Mark will illustrate each of the eight types of waste with a story from his work with healthcare systems around the world. The webinar will focus on the definitions of waste and how to identify that waste. More importantly, examples will be shared about reducing or eliminating these forms waste - for the benefit of patients, staff and clinicians, and the healthcare organizations themselves.
Gemba Academy offers over 440 HD-quality video training modules on lean manufacturing and six sigma concepts such as 5S, Hoshin Planning, Value Streams, Kaizen Leadership, Practical Problem Solving, Standard Work and Leader Standard Work, Seven Quality Control Tools, Total Productive Maintenance, Just in Time, 3P Production Preparation Process, Kanban, and Six Sigma. In addition there are regular webinars and interviews with lean leaders on topics such as lean healthcare, lean education, lean government, and lean office.
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