All posts tagged “healthcare

Meet Isaac Mitchell

Industrial engineering success stories A series of blogs presented by IISE President Michael Foss ATTN: Business and company leaders whom aspire to excel Meet Isaac Mitchell, Director, Lean Continuous Improvement, East Tennessee Children’s Hospital. Bachelor of Science, Industrial Engineering, University of Tennessee “Looking for applications… Read More

“But, seriously, why are they so stubborn?” An old answer to a recurring question

By Chinweike I. Eseonu, Oregon State University – Variants of this question are often posed during discussions on strategies for improving use of  Electronic Health Records (EHR) systems, leaner process interventions, and other excellent improvements. As I drove away from the latest meeting in which this… Read More