This session will bring the renowned lean continuous improvement techniques pioneered at Thedacare to the ASHE audience. It will be a brief training in the application of one of these techniques to energy consumption. We will learn from each other; we will leave the session knowing a bit about the powerful Thedacare continuous improvement techniques, as well as with new ideas from the pool of attendees to help advance our own energy reduction agendas.
Describe how Thedacare ignored, and then discovered its energy opportunities.
Explain the Thedacare continuous daily improvement techniques.
Use the Thedacare A3 process to develop ideas for advancing energy efficiency in a health care setting.
Share energy consumption ideas generated by the session attendees.