Waste Reduction

Waste Reduction Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Reducing waste and improving efficiency in health care delivery can reduce costs and improve health care quality. Inefficient processes waste limited health care resources that could otherwise improve health outcomes. Improvement strategies include implementing evidence-based practices and improving clinical process design and management.

The featured Innovations describe three programs that implemented activities to reduce waste and improve health care delivery processes.

The featured QualityTools provide health care organizations with resources and tools to identify and reduce waste and track associated cost savings. 

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