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A3 Problem Solving for Healthcare A Practical Method for Eliminating Waste

ISBN-10: 1563273586

ISBN-13: 9781563273582

Edition: 2007

Authors: Cindy Jimmerson, Amy Jimmerson

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p The A3 process is a way to look with "new eyes" at a specific problem identified by direct observation or experience. It offers a structure that begins by always defining the issue through the eyes of the customer. /p p In i b A3 Problem Solving for Healthcare /b /i Cindy Jimmerson explains an essential tool borrowed from the Toyota Production System, which is an extension of work identified with the well-known Value Stream Map. She offers an easy-to-learn problem-solving method that can be used in every aspect of healthcare to identify, understand, and improve processes that don't support workers in doing their good work. /p p u b This compelling book: /b /u br ul li Is written specifically by a recognized industry expert in Lean principles. br /li li Is a practical, easy-to-use workbook. br /li li Is illustrated with numerous A3s in various stages of development. br /li li Explains how to extend the VSM philosophy to a more focused perspective. br /li li Is the first book to extensively explore the value of the A3 problem-solving tool in healthcare. /p /li /ul p b Through case studies and actual A3s, this book illustrates the simplicity and completeness of the A3 tool and its applications to regulatory documentation as well as activities of daily work. /b /p
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Book details

List price: $74.95
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Productivity Press
Publication date: 6/11/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 176
Size: 8.75" wide x 11.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.320
Language: English