Tag Archives: Measurement
2012-2-5 making the invisible, visible

Making the invisible visible

As noted in my previous post, I have had the opportunity to participate in a Rapid Process Improvement Workshop (RPIW) over the last 4 weeks, within the Saskatoon Health Region.  Last week was what is commonly referred to as “Event Week” and is the culmination of all the preparation that is completed in the preceding […]
2012-11-13 Why oh why

WHY, oh WHY (oh why, oh why, oh why) do we need to measure?

A “5 Whys” conversation about measurement in health care I’ve written this blog post as a “5 Whys” conversation. The 5 Whys is a learning tool from Lean that helps identify the real reasons (root-cause) why current practices are the way they are, or why a particular outcome or defect occurred, or why a particular […]