Ever-increasing healthcare costs are a critical financial concern for healthcare facilities and the nation. How are today’s leading facilities managing costs effectively? What is their secret to success? Lean management techniques have proven to be a critical factor in the success of many organizations.

What can Lean do for you and your organization? Learn how to use Lean to eliminate waste in Environmental Services processes, and to drive continuous quality improvement and employee job satisfaction. This self-directed, interactive online course will use case studies and exercises to lay the foundation for creating a Lean healthcare organization through the application of Lean tools and concepts such as value stream mapping, 5S, mistake proofing, and more. When properly implemented, the Lean system can bring tangible results for Environmental Services, the facility, the staff, and ultimately patients.

Continuing Professional Education Credits:
At the end of this course you will receive five (5) continuing professional education (CPE) credits towards your CHESP renewal.
 

Course Outline

(5 CPE Credits)


 Cost:

AHE Members: FREE

Non-Member:  $239.00