Post Written By Cancer Geek Tuesday I had the opportunity to join the conversation with my fellow colleagues at #HCLDR. The topic was on: Speed in Healthcare, Do We Really Need It Now. (click for original post) I really enjoyed the dialogue...

  Andy-DeLao---Oxymoron     Post written by Andy DeLao   Healthcare. According to Wikipedia healthcare is the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease, illness, injury, and other physical and mental impairments in human beings. (Wikipedia definition) It refers to the work done in providing primary care, secondary care, tertiary care, as well as in public health.

    Blog post written by Andy DeLao   Process improvement. The 80 / 20 rule. 6 Sigma. Lean. Defects. Waste. Efficiency. Output. Production. Value added. Automation. Productivity. Workflow. Capacity Management. Quality. Access. Costs. Scale. I have noticed over the past few years that as...

    Post written by Andy DeLao   A while back I had the privilege of participating in the #HCLDR chat. The evening’s topic was entitled: Shifting The Paradigm: Retail Clinics & Urgent Care Centers. In the midst of the conversation I had a moment of inspiration:     Why doesn’t healthcare,...

    Post by Andy DeLao (@cancergeek)     The other day I was catching up on the morning news, articles, and discussion when I happened to come across a post from Tom Peters. (@Tom_Peters) As Tom often does so eloquently, he pointed out the reality that...