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Lean Six Sigma for Health Care

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Lean Six Sigma is a globally respected methodology, used across multiple industries to improve performance, safety, and efficiency with a collaborative team effort. Its focal point is on eliminating defects and increasing efficiency. When it comes to health care, Lean Six Sigma can also improve patient satisfaction and reduce errors—creating safer hospitals overall.

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This program is right for you if you’re interested in the health care industry and you want to learn more—and potentially build your career in one of the fastest growing industries in the world. It’s your chance to engage with other students who are also interested in improving the health care industry. 

Throughout this 12-week, 45 contact hour course, you’ll learn the best ways to gather data, effectively solve problems, and implement sustainable solutions within a team. Through a combination of individual assessments, student engagement activities, quizzes and group exercises, you will:
  • Be introduced to the world of Lean Six Sigma and its applications in one of the most crucial industries in the world: health care.
  • Be introduced to the fundamentals of Six Sigma: Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control (DMAIC) and how to run a process that incorporates this globally-recognized method of achieving efficiency and excellence.
  • Discuss case studies of Lean Six Sigma in actual health care practice and form working groups to analyze them.
  • Be exposed to current articles and findings on applications of Lean Six Sigma and trends in health care, tying what you are learning to what is happening in the industry in real time.
Certification is awarded after successfully completing all course requirements.
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Class Details

1 Sessions
Online 24/7

EMU Online

Anthony Roark 



Please read:  Required Textbook: Title: Practical Lean Six Sigma for Healthcare (with Links to over 30 Excel Worksheets): Using the A3 and Lean Thinking to Improve Operational Performance in Hospitals, Clinics, and Physician Group Practices Authors: Todd Sperl, Rob Ptacek, Jayant Trewn ASIN: B00DQGIPUC Publisher, Edition and Year: MCS Media, Inc.; Second edition (May 13, 2014)

Course Fee: 


Registration Closes On
Monday, October 21, 2019 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
9/30/2019 - 12/16/2019 Online 24/7 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM N/A - Online Anthony Roark