Array Advisors Insights

Choosing by Advantages

Posted by Jonathan Bykowski on September 21, 2016

There are many Lean tools available to help teams navigate the seemingly endless pit of decisions they must make during any project. I continue to be amazed by how powerful these basic approaches.....READ MORE

Topics: Lean Operational Improvement, Transformation

Lean Coffee Philadelphia

Posted by Laura Silvoy on August 25, 2016

Nearly a year ago, I decided to host Philadelphia's first Lean coffee meeting - an agenda-less meeting, where people come to discuss topics related to lean and process improvement.

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Topics: Lean Operational Improvement, Transformation

Ambulatory Care Design Guided by Lean Work Cell Process

Posted by Guest Contributor on June 27, 2016

In May of this year, Array was asked to join an Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) team on a complex project with a major healthcare provider in New York City to renovate a fully operational.....READ MORE

Topics: Lean Operational Improvement, Continuous Improvement, Guest Post

Simulation in Healthcare: Resource Utilization

Posted by Laura Silvoy on June 2, 2016

Health systems interested in improving their patient flow face a number of questions as they design their new way of working. Uncertainty surrounding resource needs and durations of new process.....READ MORE

Topics: Lean Operational Improvement, Transformation, Simulation, Case Study

Process Mapping for Lean Clinical Operations

Posted by Laura Silvoy on May 31, 2016

Array facilitated a process mapping event where a multi-disciplinary team mapped current clinic operations using post-it notes and markers. The conversations among departments led the team to.....READ MORE

Topics: Lean Operational Improvement, Transformation, Process Mapping

A Case for Kaizen Events to Improve Flow

Posted by Jonathan Bykowski on May 25, 2016

We believe that lean is an operational strategy that can be used to achieve specific goals defined by your organization. We help you develop a strategy to implement improvements that lead to...

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Topics: Lean Operational Improvement, Transformation, Kaizen Events, Case Study