This poster, which appears in the November/December 2014 Bulletin Board Packet, highlights an Oncology Pharmacy team that reduced waste by scheduling patients who use the same intravenous medications on the same days.
This poster, which appears in the September/October 2014 Bulletin Board Packet, highlights an EVS team that purchases new floor-cleaning equipment that is more cost effective, safer for workers and better for the environment.
This poster, which appears in the September/October 2014 Bulletin Board Packet, highlights a UBT that reduced linen costs—while ensuring it had the right number of gowns in the right sizes.
Courier drivers in the Northwest improve communication and morale after going through an Issue Resolution--and move forward on revamping routes for greater efficiency.
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By taking the time to find out patient preferences, unit assistants help patients keep their critical post-discharge appointments—and help KP avoid tens of thousands of dollars in readmission costs
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This poster, which appears in the November/December 2013 Bulletin Board Packet, highlights an internal medicine team in Los Angeles that improved the rate of hypertension control among African-American members.
Unit-based teams are doing thousands of projects to reduce waste and improve efficiency. This simple spreadsheet can help them calculate how much they're saving.
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Use this spreadsheet to track the financial savings from your performance improvement projects.
Use this toolkit to take a successful Waste Walk with your team.
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Wondering if your improvements have any dollars signs attached to them? Learn some tips for jump-starting your team's thinking about the financial benefits of performance improvement.