Lean Hospitals: Six Sigma and Lean Healthcare Forms


Lean Hospitals: Six Sigma and Lean Healthcare Forms


Derived from the Toyota Production System, which has revolutionized manufacturing and service industries in the United States and around the world for many years, Lean and Six Sigma principles implemented in the health care environment can help to improve operational performance, reduce costs, increase revenue, improve quality, and develop a culture to ensure lasting results.

This site provides the following downloadable Lean and Six Sigma project forms:

  • Six Sigma forms
    • Project charter
    • Data collection plan worksheet
    • Force field analysis worksheet
    • Meeting evaluation sheet
    • SIPOC (suppliers, inputs, process, outputs, customer) worksheet
    • First meeting agenda template
    • Meeting agenda template
  • Lean health care forms
    • Changeover worksheet
    • Decision matrix
    • Percent load chart
    • Red tag template
    • CI (continuous improvement) newspaper
    • Event summary sheet
    • Poka yoke worksheet
    • Standard worksheet
    • Combination sheet
    • Lean event checklist
    • Planning worksheet
    • Time observation sheet


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Release Date: 2008
Original Summary: June 2008
Last Updated: 01/20/10

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