2020 QHR Lean Boot Camp

April 14-16, 2020 | Brentwood, TN

Across the country, hospitals and healthcare systems are looking for ways to decrease costs, reduce variation in care, and improve quality and safety.  Lean methodology inspires exceptional leadership through a commitment to process improvement, quality, and reduction of costs. The QHR Lean Boot Camp builds leaders capable of structuring hospital operations and igniting the cultural transformation needed to reduce variation and improve safety and quality across an organization.

The Lean Boot Camp provides key information and tools that will help you better position your organization for a strong future. QHR’s experienced faculty will teach you how to implement the five key principles of Lean thinking throughout your organization. This boot camp includes dynamic interactive exercises, video simulations, and structured discussions that provide concrete examples of how other successful leaders are accomplishing their performance improvement goals. Learn how to use Lean techniques to improve quality and reduce costs in your hospital, including:

  • The Rapid Improvement Process
  • Value Stream Mapping
  • 5S
  • Huddles
  • Push vs. Pull
  • Creating Flow
  • And much more
Who Should Attend:
  • CEOs
  • CFOs
  • CNOs
  • COOs
  • CMOs
  • Any department head responsible for performance improvement

Participants will learn how to:

  • Lead a process improvement program using Lean principles
  • Develop a strategy for performance improvement in their organizations
  • Create physician champions for performance improvement
  • Think through and document performance problems in a systematic manner
  • Build a Lean culture in their organizations
  • Use leadership techniques to promote performance improvement throughout the organization
  • Implement an operational committee structure for performance improvement at every level of the hospital

Presenters for this event:

This event will feature some of the best and brightest we have to offer. Click on a presenter's name to view their bio.

Our Location: Brentwood, TN

Nearby Attractions:

  • Ryman Auditorium 
  • Grand Ole Opry
  • Country Music Hall of Fame
  • The Parthenon
  • TopGolf
  • Cheekwood
  • The Factory at Franklin
  • Nashville Zoo

Nearby Restaurants:

  • Shogun Japanese Steakhouse
  • Amerigo Italian Restaurant
  • Jasmine Thai & Sushi
  • Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen
  • The Honeysuckle
  • Cracker Barrel Old Country Store
Need help making a case to attend this event?

Download this letter template. It can help explain to your management team why it’s important for you to attend. Just customize it and send it to your supervisor.

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