Suitable for: NCHDs working in the health service; multidisciplinary team members supporting NCHDs in hospitals
Quality improvement (QI) and Lean training are now becoming a pre-requisite for many healthcare professionals. With the widespread adoption of quality initiatives in Irish healthcare, it is imperative for all staff working within a clinical setting including medicine to have a hands-on understanding of QI tools, techniques and methodologies.
In this course, you will learn techniques for improving processes and implementing change in your hospital or department, and develop abilities that are highly portable across you organisation and internationally.
- Understand the concepts of Lean Healthcare and the key improvement tools associated with the methodology
- Practical use of the Lean tools and templates already in use in the health service
- Develop a charter for an improvement project using the tools and techniques of Lean Six Sigma
- Confidence to undertake small improvement projects using the Yellow Belt tool