Sustainable Lean design transforms retail space for patient care

UF Health facility converts big-box store into innovative medical center
By Du Meyer

From Lean tools to a comprehensive management system

OhioHealth follows Shingo principles toward continuous improvement
By Todd Schneider and Emily Swaney

Monitoring COVID-19 infections in Peru

Unraveling and analyzing data, with recommendations from models
By Jacob Unterbrink, Charles Nicholson, Talayeh Razzaghi, Andrés D. González, Yuber Velazco-Paredes and Brayan Alexander Lipe Huamani


Top stories in this month's news from the field

  • Penn State team seeks to improve training for colonoscopies
  • EWeek puts STEM careers in spotlight
  • 3D models can improve cancer treatment
  • Underground robots can zip under traffic
  • Nearshoring boosts Mexico’s manufacturing
  • Robotic dog can help guide visually impaired
  • Cook: At Apple, ‘one plus one equals three’
  • Even in the office, many feel lonely at work
  • More cities adapt AI guidance policies
  • Book of the month: Sensing, Modeling and Optimization of Cardiac Systems


Performance by Kevin McManus

Let’s trigger a daily improvement obsession

Management by Steve Snelling

Tips for student project summary write-ups

Health Systems by Valerie Boelman

Healthcare inventory management: A team effort


This month in IISE news ...

  • Healthy ideas to flow at #HSPI2024 in Atlanta
  • Annual service projects expand for Montreal
  • Entries due Feb. 20 for YouTube student chapter video contest
  • Execs from NIOSH, Ford scheduled for #AppliedErgo2024 in Louisville
  • Annual honor cites service system solutions
  • Healthcare courses tailored to industry needs
  • Faces and places of IISE


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