Join us on Wednesday June 13, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana to learn how kaizen is being applied to improve safety, improve quality and reduce cost at the St. Francis – Franciscan Hospital system.
This event will feature three speakers.
Joseph Swartz, the Director of Business Transformation for Franciscan St. Francis Health of Indianapolis will speak about the kaizen journey at St. Francis Health. He has been leading continuous improvement efforts for 18 years and is the co-author of Healthcare Kaizen with Mark Graban. This book features the kaizen story of the St. Francis Health system.
Mike Wroblewski, Director of Kaizen Institute USA, will speak on the topic of “Hospital Design with 3P”. Mike has over 25 years of manufacturing management experience, serving in roles such as Lean Sensei, Manager of Quality and Continuous Improvement and Director of Operations.
Masaaki Imai is the founder of Kaizen Institute and author of bestselling books Kaizen and Gemba Kaizen. He is responsible for bringing kaizen to the consciousness of the West nearly three decades ago. He will share his stories and insights on kaizen. He will be available for networking and book signing for the new Gemba Kaizen 2nd edition.
Wednesday June 13, 2012
8:30AM – 12:30PM (registration opens at 8:00AM)
Franciscan St. Francis Health, Indianapolis, Indiana
Cost: $249 per person, includes a copy of Gemba Kaizen, 2nd edition
Please visit the Imai tour USA 2012 page for full details.