$3,200 (up to 4 participants) $800 for each additional participant
In this interactive experience, participants are introduced to Virginia Mason staff and guided through clinical settings to see how we use lean tools and methods every day to put the patient first and continuously improve health care.
Credits or Certifications
- Virginia Mason Institute in Seattle, Washington
Health care leaders and providers will learn about the principles and elements of the Virginia Mason Production System, identify specific health care examples in which lean tools and methods have been successfully applied, and understand the infrastructure required to support a culture transformation.
- Tour of Virginia Mason’s hospital and clinics to observe lean in action
- Presentation and overview of the Virginia Mason Production System
Participants will leave the tour with a deeper understanding of the way Virginia Mason has successfully applied lean tools and methods to health care processes and be inspired to introduce lean concepts at their own organizations.
Foundations of Lean in Health Care
Learn the foundations of lean, key terminology, essential concepts and the tools to implement them in your health care organization to produce value-creating processes and eliminate waste — all in pursuit of the perfect patient experience.
Lean Facility Design Seminar
This engaging seminar shows participants how lean design principles can help health care organizations create and redesign better buildings and spaces, improve quality and safety, reduce staff burden, and increase patient and staff satisfaction.
3P (Production Preparation Process) Facilitation
Through energetic and innovative facilitation, we provide direction and guidance to enable participants to envision, create and simulate a future-state vision designed to correct their organization’s current-state challenges and limitations.
Executive Lean Leadership Retreat
Our executive learning experience explores lean methods, the connection between systemwide respect and safety, and the essential leadership qualities necessary for transformation: transparency, visibility and a sense of urgency.