To reduce the number of patient hospital visits, preoperative admissions and the waiting time to surgery, William Harvey Hospital (WHH), a 550 bed hospital in the UK, utilised Lean thinking principles to set up a one stop laparoscopic clinic . A four step process was used to design a lean process: 1) Map the current…

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3.4.1 Design product/process/service enhancements
6.4.1 Improve process/service performance
14.3.2 Implement an improvement approach/method/technique

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