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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification Virtual Course

Webinar/Online

Thursday, April 16, 2020 at 9:00am ET - 4:30pm ET
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Topic

Master the fundamentals for improving quality, reducing costs, and delivering on your organization's commitment to quality, safety, and patient-centered care.


Additional Information

A Lean Six Sigma “Yellow Belt” is a healthcare professional who can practice the essential elements of the Lean Six Sigma philosophy, methodology, and tools. A Yellow Belt should demonstrate team leadership, define and develop small projects to solve specific problems, and apply improvement cycles across clinical and non-clinical improvement efforts, to reduce and/or eliminate inefficiencies.

 

FACT Yellow Belt training provides custom material designed by healthcare professionals and delivered in a blended format to maximize the training experience.

BENEFIT You’ll be able to speak to real-life challenges from your healthcare facility. These scenarios and your experiences will be used to teach the Lean Six Sigma principles and meth- ods you need to create effective, sustainable solutions.

FACT Your healthcare facility is in high demand for quality management.

BENEFIT You’ll gain an understanding of how to use proven quality improvement tools to solve scalable challenges across your organization.

FACT Formal training in Lean Six Sigma takes the “mystery” out of quality improvement.

BENEFIT This course will add a range of resources to your skillset centered on improving daily operations in the healthcare setting.

FACT Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt training helps you to identify barriers to achieving high-quality, safety, and service standards across your organization.

BENEFIT You’ll gain the insights and competence that you need to lead high-impact quality and process improvement projects; from definition, through change implementation, to sustainable success!

 

COURSE FORMAT

 

Virtual Class Sessions

E-Learning Prerequisite

E-Learning Time (min)

Virtual Class Topics

Date

Time

Virtual Class #1

  • Kick-Off

Welcome

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Getting Started

Course Overview

Introductions

Meet the Coach

April 16

11:30a – 1:00p

Virtual Class #2

  • Define Phase
  • Measure Phase
  • Intro to Six Sigma

55

395

Define Phase

Measure Phase

May 2

11:30a – 1:00p

  • Intro to Lean

55

  • Voice of the Customer

60

  • Mapping the Process

50

  • Eight Wastes

25

  • What is Statistics?

35

  • Organizing & Presenting Data

40

  • Pareto Analysis

40

  • Scatter Diagram

35

Virtual Class #3

  • Analyze Phase
  • Improve Phase
  • Control Phase
  • Wrap-Up
  • Cause & Effect Diagram

65

280

Analyze Phase

Improve Phase

Control Phase

Wrap-Up

Exam Prep

May 9

11:30a – 1:00p

  • 5S

40

  • Visual Management

25

  • Selecting the Solution

35

  • Control Charts

85

  • Control the Process

30

Virtual Class #4

Extra Session (Optional)

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Course Review

Extra Session

Exam Prep

May 16

11:30a – 1:00p

Final Exam Date

 

 

 

May 23

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Course Outline

Six Sigma Foundations • Lean Principles • Project Management Fundamentals • Define Phase • Measure Phase • Analyze Phase • Improve Phase • Control Phase • LSS YB Final Exam

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Healthcare Managers, Directors, Administrators, Supervisors, and Team Members involved in quality improvement initiatives.

This course is designed to return you to your organization energized and better prepared to contribute to any quality improvement effort.

Your certificate of completion will be awarded at the course’s completion, and your Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt training is also eligible for CE’s/CEU’s.

Note: Participants are required to complete an examination administered onsite to achieve Lean Six Sigma “Yellow Belt” for Healthcare certificate. Examination score of 80% or higher is required for successful completion.

GNA Members and those who attended our Introduction to Lean Healthcare Workshop last year will receive a 15% off of their registration fee! (if you attended and are not a GNA Member, contact us at charlotte.baez-diaz@georgianurses.org to get a special discount code).

For questions or inquiries, please contact Jarvis T. Gray, MHA, FACHE, CMQ-OE, PMP, CLSSBB, Director, the Quality Coaching Co. at jarvis.gray@the-qcc.com or at 1.888.880.8127. 

About Jarvis T. Gray

Jarvis T. Gray is the Managing Director of The Quality Coaching Co- a firm that helps healthcare organizations foster cultures of system-wide quality improvement by offering customized leader coaching, training, and consulting programs centered on improving the quality of their care delivery services and health outcomes, eliminating waste and achieving cost reductions, and enhancing the patient experience. 

Mr. Gray offers 12+ years of strategic planning, quality improvement and operations leadership experience in the healthcare industry. he has been an effective partner with highly notable organizations in the field; earning a reputation as a go-to resource for facilitating strategic decisions and driving successful implementations.

Jarvis can be reached at jarvis.gray@the-qcc.com.

Handouts

Introduction to Lean for Healthcare Professionals Webinar- slides (5.5 MB)

We hosted an Introduction to Lean for Healthcare Professionals Webinar last week. Here are the slides for your convenience.