Vance Jackson, President and CEO of Davis Health System, talked with Mark Graban in this LeanBlog podcast. Vance discusses how he and his leadership team learn by going to gemba mindfully and purposefully, how A3 problem solving really clicks as a key to developing people to deliver highest quality to patients, safety as an essential focus, the importance of standard work for leaders and staff, and the development of the Davis Way. Of the Davis Way, Vance notes, “It's more than Lean tools, it's a frame of mind, it's a principle that we follow.”
Please listen to hear how this CEO and health system are leveraging principles to better understand their work, and how to continuously learn and improve their work, so Davis patients experience great care.
Ken Segel is a co-founding principal of Value Capture and serves as Managing Director of the firm. In this role he provides support to CEOs of healthcare organizations dedicated to eliminating injuries and improving quality as a means to dramatically raise the clinical and financial performance of the entire institution. Ken's full bio