Health Systems by Amanda Mewborn

Industrial Engineer’s monthly column about health systems (January 2015) 

Innovation in action at Mayo Clinic

I have the great pleasure of planning the annual Healthcare Systems Process Improvement Conference with a fantastic group of volunteers and IIE staffers, including Tarun Mohan Lal of the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. A recent trip to a client gave me the chance to take a "field trip" to see Lal and witness firsthand how the Mayo Clinic has earned its stellar reputation in healthcare.

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