Tag Archives: Leadership

Call to Action to Address Overcapacity

With the ongoing overcapacity issues in Saskatoon Health Region, Saskatoon Health Region is launching a Region-wide, employee-inspired, two week patient flow improvement initiative: The Better Every Day 14-Day Challenge. Demand for hospital care has been growing with a 5 per cent increase in emergency room visits year over year. In December, a further 5 per […]

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  […]