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Catalysis Update on COVID-19

Posted on by Kim Barnas

Catalysis recognizes that COVID-19 has a unique impact on the healthcare industry due to your commitment to care for the community you serve. Currently, we plan to hold all events as scheduled, but this is subject to change as the situation evolves. Like many of you, we are regularly, and will continue to closely monitor […]

In Remembrance of Former Board Member Michael Sachs

Our dear friend and former Catalysis board member Michael Sachs passed away last weekend. At the Catalysis board meeting yesterday we recognized him and his contribution not only to our organization but to the broader healthcare world. Michael inspired us by doing important things. Founding the original hospital database, which we now know as Truven, […]

Announcing the European Shingo Conference

Posted on by CATALYSIS

The European Shingo Conference will be held November 20-21, 2019 in Regensburg, Germany. This is a great opportunity to learn from leaders and business transformation experts in keynote sessions, then participate in smaller break-out sessions where you can join the discussion. The event features speakers from world-class organizations, networking opportunities, a site tour, and hands-on […]

Leading a Culture of Improvement: From Knowledge to Practice at Cleveland Clinic

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Cleveland Clinic will host an interactive learning event on the Cleveland Clinic Improvement Model December 9-11, 2019. The learning objectives of this event are: Identify the key components of a successful tiered huddle system to create their own tiered huddle that engages caregivers in identifying and solving problems Describe how creating a system for problem […]

Webinar – Patient-Centered Strategy: A Learning System for Better Care

Managing vision and purpose with strategic agility has never been more important for healthcare leaders in a turbulent and transforming industry. We know that our old mental models and systems for strategic planning are insufficient; yet in our early attempts to translate the lean-based system of hoshin planning into strategy deployment, the essence of strategy […]

Webinar: Benefits of Lean in the Value Based Purchasing Continuum

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Date: December 18, 2017 Time: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.  Central Time Recent updates to the MACRA/MIPS rules provide an opportunity to improve scores based upon quality improvement.  Join us in this webinar as Mindy Hangsleben shares information on how Lean initiatives can be used to maximize reimbursement through MACRA/MIPS. Learning objectives: Understand the recent […]

Dr. John Toussaint: On Developing Healthcare Leaders

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CEO at Catalysis, Dr John Toussaint, talks about the move towards value-based care and the defining traits of an effective healthcare leader. In the lead up to the Lean Healthcare Summit 2017: Empowering Healthcare Professionals Through Continuous Improvement taking place  in Johannesburg on 7th September, keynote speaker and CEO at Catalysis (formerly ThedaCare Center for Healthcare Value), Dr John Toussaint, talks about the move […]