Array Advisors Insights

How Digitization Will Replace the Hospital Middle Manager

Posted by Neil Carpenter on November 5, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic will prove to be a decisive inflection point in healthcare. Not just for the impact it had on patients and providers, but as the moment that broke the status quo economics of...

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Topics: Strategy, Transformation

Refusing to Leave Population Health To Chance – Cuba’s Example

Posted by Guest Contributor on June 28, 2018

Imagine a world where your doctor and nurse lived in your community, or even on your street.

Your neighborhood provider has walk-in hours seven days a week. If you can’t make it in, the doctor.....READ MORE

Topics: Transformation, public health, population health

Shifting Lexicon and Shifting Perspectives

Posted by Guest Contributor on December 15, 2017

The Institute for Healthcare Improvement took a major directional change at the 2017 National Forum. One of the Keynote Speakers, General Stanley McChrystal, may even call it an about-face. Some.....READ MORE

Topics: Transformation, Blogging for Healthcare

Developing Lean Practitioners

Posted by Laura Silvoy on June 14, 2017

In 2016, Array’s lean leaders worked to develop a Lean Practitioner Course to ensure that all staff understand how to find waste and improve the way they work. This three-day course teaches lean.....READ MORE

Topics: Transformation, Lean Practitioner Training

Transformation Can Be Messy – Embrace It!

Posted by Guest Contributor on May 11, 2017

There are currently five generations of Americans receiving care from both traditional and emerging models within the healthcare industry. Medical professionals have the opportunity to be a part.....READ MORE

Topics: Transformation, Blogging for Healthcare

The Story of the Traveling Lean Facilitator Toolkit

Posted by Laura Silvoy on May 10, 2017

When Array began facilitating Gemba Mapping events for clients, we had no standard set of tools to help make the event go smoothly. We would show up with a bag full of markers and a roll of paper......READ MORE

Topics: Lean Operational Improvement, Transformation, Lean Facilitator Toolkit