National Public Health Improvement Initiative
2011 National Public Health Improvement Initiative (NPHII)
March 30 – April 1, 2011
Speakers: John Moran, PhD, Senior Quality Advisor, PHF
Description:Modular kaizen is a process to address the need for continuous improvement within Public Health's highly interruptive environment. All the components of an effective kaizen event are planned; however, the activities are scheduled in small chunks that fit the rapidly changing calendar of team members and subject matter experts.
This session provided an overview to the Modula kaizen model of c-a-P-D and the tools most commonly utilized such as the Impact and Disruption Matrix, Force and Effect+ca diagram, the House of Modular kaizen, and SIPOC+CM diagram.