Go behind the scenes at Virginia Mason
Virginia Mason is an internationally recognized leader in the continuous improvement of healthcare. Our immersive experiences offer an opportunity to experience this work first-hand.
We offer a mix of classroom learning, workshops and tours that deliver an in-depth look at how we apply continuous improvement.
Get a unique view
Experience our management system in action on the floors of the Virginia Mason Health System.
Tour Virginia Mason
Go to the genba (where the work happens) and observe firsthand the tools and methods we use to improve care and put patients first.Learn more
Our immersive custom seminars are designed to address your organization’s unique challenges and can range from half-day to multiple day sessions.Learn more
Experience an Improvement Event at Virginia Mason
Participate in a one-to-five day improvement event at Virginia Mason to advance your knowledge and skills in an integrated improvement and management system that is internationally recognized, the Virginia Mason Production System® (VMPS).Learn more
Experience Process Improvement in Japan
Observe and learn first-hand from Sensei Chihiro Nakao, one of the last surviving students of Taiichi Ohno, the father of the Toyota Production System.Learn more
How to Create a Pathway to Better Patient Care – Top 3 ways to transform your health care organization
Find out the the most surprising lessons Dr. Gary Kaplan discovered about the real value of sustainable transformation and how you can apply them to your own health system.Go to resource
"The program was outstanding, what a terrific learning model."