Population Health Lean management system

A new article [download pdf] by Tomás Aragón and Barbara Garcia describes Population Lean Health, an organizational change management system developed at the San Francisco Department of Public Health. The system integrates lean tools focused on process improvement such as PDSA thinking and A3 development with results-based methods that ensure strategies are based on shared … [Read more…]

Quote of the Month: What do you think?

In a recent article in the Harvard Business Review (‘Health Care Needs Real Competition‘), Leemore S. Dafny and Thomas H. Lee argue that “….the management skills for transforming care delivery have not developed. Healthcare leaders have not learned how to achieve consensus quickly, overcome cultural resistance to change, or nurture high-performing teams. They have not … [Read more…]