Using case study and action research design, the research analyzes the experiences of an intact work group of a clinical microsystem to test the implementation of a model, labeled an Excellence Makeover. The researcher acts as a participant-observer of the emergent experience and solutions from the staff. The model will then be analyzed and additional refinements will be suggested for additional research.2.2.7 Combining and Analyzing Multiple Process Improvement Methodologies System thinking combines social sciences, management and engineering ( Senge, 1990) and many sources include the Toyota production system, theory of constraints and six sigma concepts as ... the quantity needed (and no more), individual behavior identification, process/pathway or flow focus, problem solving emphasis, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Developing and Implementing a Practical Model of Real-time Redesign and Problem Solving for Frontline Healthcare Professionals|
|Author||:||Diane C. Frndak|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|