Join Lean Healthcare West for the first ever Pacific Rim Lean Healthcare Conference!
This international conference will be held in Kona, Hawaii, April 11-13, 2011 and feature Lean healthcare leaders from around the world. 
The conference is designed to bring together Lean healthcare practitioners in the Pacific Rim for 3 days of learning, sharing and collaboration. Presentations and discussion topics will include Lean leadership, physician engagement, Lean for facility design, and case studies from around the world. These international Lean healthcare leaders will share their challenges, practical experience, research, and new applications for Lean in healthcare.
The 7th Annual Lean Healthcare Leadership Retreat will also feature an optional “Introduction to Lean” session the evening of Sunday, April 10 at no additional cost.  The objectives of this session are to prepare participants who are new to Lean to benefit fully from the subsequent conference presentations. 
Group discounts are available.  Contact Lean Healthcare West at or (406)258-6535 for more information. 
Click here to view the agenda.  Click here to see details of the presentation descriptions and the speakers' bios.



The week prior to the conference Lean Healthcare West will offer two 5-day Green Belt Lean Certification Programs: 
·      The Green Belt Lean Certification for Healthcare Course© is designed for healthcare practitioners and process improvement specialists.
·      The Green Belt Lean Certification for Facility Design Course©  is specifically for architects, designers and healthcare leaders anticipating new or remodel construction.
Space is limited to 16 participants per course so register soon!  Click here for Green Belt Lean Healthcare Certification Course information and registration.
Complimentary registration for the 7th Annual Lean Leadership Retreat is included with Green Belt Certification Courses. Be sure to register for the certification course first to receive your promo code for the conference.
Contact Lean Healthcare West at or (406) 258-6535 with any questions. 
Lean Healthcare West is grateful to acknowledge the organizations below as supporting sponsors of this conference:
   Intelog Healthcare Performance Group