Lean principles


Lean Thinking has been developed from the Toyota Production System and has been applied in many competitive sectors. Lean is increasingly being applied to health services in the UK and overseas to: improve the quality of patient care; improve safety; elimate delays; and reduce length of stay.

What is ‘Lean Thinking’ and can it really help to improve Patient Care?


Chris Bryant, NHS Elect


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    • 24 Jan '17

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