TY - CHAP A1 - Jaideep J Pandit A2 - Meghana Pandit ED1 - Abdurrahman Coskun Y1 - 2011-07-14 PY - 2011 T1 - Adapting Lean Processes for the Hospital/Surgical Environment N2 - In the new millennium the increasing expectation of customers and products complexity has forced companies to find new solutions and better alternatives to improve the quality of their products. Lean and Six Sigma methodology provides the best solutions to many problems and can be used as an accelerator in industry, business and even health care sectors. Due to its flexible nature, the Lean and Six Sigma methodology was rapidly adopted by many top and even small companies. This book provides the necessary guidance for selecting, performing and evaluating various procedures of Lean and Six Sigma. In the book you will find personal experiences in the field of Lean and Six Sigma projects in business, industry and health sectors. BT - Six Sigma SP - Ch. 9 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/19850 DO - 10.5772/19850 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2022-05-27 ER -