Lean News from Saskatchewan Health Care


Lean Reform: Saskatchewan healthcare adopts Lean Management for big benefits

This article, written by Tanya Foubert, was originally published in the summer 2014 edition of The HIROC Connection. The HIROC Connection can be viewed online at www.hiroc.com. Radical changes in healthcare are nothing new for Saskatchewan. Once again they’re leading the way, using Lean Management to implement a culture of continuous improvement. Close to five  […]

A Better Emergency Room Experience

It used to take many hours before a person who walked into the the emergency room at Saskatoon’s Royal University Hospital would be placed in a treatment spot. Thanks to the hard work of ER employees and physicians on the RPIW #86 team, wait times are down significantly. Today, ER staff are more visible to […]