: This course explains the importance of Lean for Healthcare, how to implement it, and why it
produces substantial benefits.
Upon completing this program students will be able to:
• Promote, organize and manage change
• Identify and create a plan to reduce waste as related to the office environment
• Create metrics for determining the effectiveness of implemented changeInstructor Description
: Brian Furlong is a seasoned senior executive with 35+ years of experience in manufacturing, healthcare and finance. After working domestically and internationally for major companies such as Emerson, Westinghouse, Invensys, and National Westminster Bank, Brian has in-depth knowledge of manufacturing and administrative processes. He has directed projects to start up plants in England, Ireland, Thailand, and Mexico and has completed acquisitions in England, China, and India. He's a passionate advocate of Lean Enterprise and has successfully completed implementation in numerous facilities in the United States, Mexico, Europe, and Asia.
Brian has been practicing, teaching and consulting on Lean Enterprise in manufacturing, healthcare and service industries for over 14 years. He is the co-author of the book “The Elusive Lean Enterprise” and is an adjunct faculty instructor at several universities. Brian has traveled extensively and has lived and worked in four countries.
This program does not require any additional purchases of supplementary materials.