5S & Workplace Organization Webinar (Elsa Mersereau): Dec 16, 2009
Webinar on 5S and Workplace Organization
Join Elsa Mersereau, newest member of the Lean Healthcare team and industrial engineer working in healthcare, for a fun and informative introduction to “5S”, a fundamental Lean tool focused on workplace organization.
5S and Workplace Organization Webinar
75 minutes total time
Wednesday, December 16, 2009 - Noon ET (9:00am PT, 10:00am MT, 11:00am CT)
“5S” is a powerful tool that creates a visual workplace that is designed to support the work. 5S is a cyclical process and stands for sort, straighten, shine, standardize and sustain. 5S is more than housekeeping. When 5S is done right a environment is created where it is easy, safe, enjoyable, and efficient to do the work.
In this webinar Elsa will discuss the following:
Overview Lean concepts applied to healthcare
Examples of 5S within a healthcare setting
Different approaches to conducting a 5S project
5S pitfalls and how to avoid them
There will be an interactive Q/A break midway and at the end of the webinar.