Friday 29th December 2017
The real meaning of Christmas by Dean Royles
If you ask anyone for the real meaning of Christmas you will get a variety of responses: new life, hope, peace on earth, good will and of course presents and chocolate! But by far the most common response is that the spirit of Christmas embodied in the gift of giving to others. And it seems to me to be universally...
Wednesday 6th December 2017
The new boy
Becoming the new boy again is always a nerve wracking event isn’t it? Remember the first day at school, new faces, new places and new ways of working? I am...
Friday 1st December 2017
Leeds Improvement Method - Joseph Aderinto
The first Value Stream leading the way in the NHS Improvement Partnership has already started to realise benefits for patients and staff. Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Leeds Teaching Hospitals, Joseph...
Monday 27th November 2017
Optimising Flow in the ambulatory care setting when designing a new healthcare building
In October 2017, I was privileged to attend a course about using lean principles to optimise flow in an ambulatory care setting with the Virginia Mason Institute in Seattle. At Leeds...