If you’re new to the idea of “lean healthcare” and the drastic need for improvement, read this article. Most likely, you’re reading this as a non medical professional. But think about the obvious error proofing methods and simple things that could be put in place to prevent these errors. It’s simply inexcusable that errors like these occur, they are most certainly preventable. As lean professionals, we should be knocking down the doors offering to help.
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