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Wednesday, July 1, 2020

CQCH Regional Lean Healthcare Training (East TN)

Start Date: 6/30/2020 8:00 AM CDT
End Date: 7/1/2020 5:00 PM CDT

Venue Name: Rural Medical Services

229 Hedrick Dr
Newport, TN  United States  37821

Organization Name: Tennessee Primary Care Association

Devin Rush, CQCH Program Coordinator
Email: devin.rush@tnpca.org
Phone: (615) 425-5855

This training is being offered to health centers participating in TPCA’s Center for Quality in Community Health (CQCH). To see if your health center is a member of the CQCH, visit this page.

Registration Fees
CQCH Members - FREE*
Meals are not included with your registration. The meal package is $70, which includes breakfast, snacks, and lunch for both days.

This two-day program gives participants a hands-on, learn-by-doing experience applying Lean healthcare methodologies and tools in a primary care environment. This life-like health care experience using real health care examples is taught and facilitated by Lean practitioners, leaders and coaches each with multiple years of experience successfully applying Lean in health care organizations.

Tentative Agenda:
Day 1, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.                                       

  • Seeing work with new eyes: The reality in health care
  • What is Lean?
  • First-hand observation skills practice and rules-in-use
  • 5S training
  • Introductory Lean pharmacy simulation 
Day 2, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Value stream mapping training and exercises
  • A3 thinking/A3 problem solving training and exercises
  • Lean tools: Standard work, mistake proofing, andon

*To register as a TPCA Member you will need an account. To create an account, click here. For further assistance, contact Sarah Hill (sarah.hill@tnpca.org).

This program is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under award  5 H2QCS30285-03-00 Health Center Controlled. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsement be inferred by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government.

Online Registration

Registration is Closed
Closed: 4/20/2020 5:00 PM

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