GA 253 | Building a Strong Lean Foundation with Mohamed Saleh

This week’s guest is Mohamed Saleh of Hartford HealthCare. Mohamed shared the details of their lean journey, including the dynamic approach they use and how their department is organized.  An MP3 version of this episode is available for download here.

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • The quotes that inspire Mohamed (2:27)
  • Mohamed’s background (6:14)
  • Their approach (16:16)
  • What problem they were trying to solve (21:48)
  • Top down vs. bottom up (24:18)
  • How the leaders have matured (28:50)
  • About courageous conversation (30:45)
  • How Hartford is organized (36:55)
  • Their current state (40:02)

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2 Comments

  1. Tony Ahmed

    February 8, 2019 - 8:59 am

    Hi Ron,
    One of your “BEST” podcast. Lot to listen and learn from “Mohammed”!!!!

    • Ron Pereira

      February 9, 2019 - 6:13 pm

      Thanks for the kind words, Tony. Glad you liked the episode.