Product Waste in the OR

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Identifier 015_Product_Waste_OR_LEANCohort4.pdf
Title Product Waste in the OR
Creator These A3 templates apply the LEAN principles to the healthcare setting and were produced by 4 cohorts as deliverables of the Physician Leader/Health Sciences Leader Lean Education Program.
Subject Efficiency, Organizational; Total Quality Management; Cost Savings; Equipment and Supplies, Hospital; Operating Rooms; Product Waste; LEAN Project
Description There is significant product waste in the OR based on an old non-technically advanced system, lack of system uniformity, and lack of cost knowledge/awareness; Many sutures, devices, and instruments are opened and then wasted.
Relation is Part of 2013 Lean Project Repository: Cohort 4
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date Digital 2013
Date 2013
Format application/pdf
Rights Management Copyright © 2013, University of Utah Health Care
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s6x398vv
Setname ehsl_lean
Date Created 2019-02-04
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 1398592
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