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  • 4 hours of high-quality e-learning content
  • 24 end-of-chapter quizzes
  • Case studies and relevant examples
  • Downloadable e-book included
  • Course completion certificate
  • 4 PDUs offered

Course description

  • What’s the focus of this course?

    Lean Six Sigma in Healthcare is an industry-specific course on the application of Lean Six Sigma in a Healthcare setting. This course will provide a practical understanding on how to effectively use the methodology and tools, to improve projects in a healthcare environment. It also highlights examples, case studies and a sample project to reinforce and provide insight on the enhancements that are possible by implementing Lean Six Sigma.

    The course offered by Simplilearn includes only online training. The courseware includes case studies and relevant examples for better understanding of the key concepts.

  • What are the course objectives?

    At the end of Simplilearn’s training in Lean Six Sigma in Healthcare, you will be able to:
    • Discuss common challenges in Healthcare settings.
    • Understand a sample project through the entire process of conducting an improvement project, from Define phase to Control phase.
    • Demonstrate through the use of the relevant sample project how to apply the methodology and use some of the tools.

  • What is the value of this course to the professionals?

    At the end of this course, professionals will be able to:
    • Identify a problem or an opportunity for improvement
    • Demonstrate knowledge on Lean Six Sigma tools and processes
    • Leverage Lean concepts to reduce waste in processes
    • Assist with data collection and analysis for Lean projects
    • Solve problems with data and analytics
    • Identify the gaps in a process and fix them.

  • Who should take this course?

    The Lean Six Sigma in Healthcare course will enhance the skills and expertise of the following professionals:
    • Quality Manager
    • Quality Analyst
    • Lean Consultant
    • Quality Assurance
    • Quality Control
    • Healthcare Professionals
    • Community Health Workers
    This course can also be taken by other aspirants and students who wish to gain a thorough understanding of the application of Lean Six Sigma in the Healthcare sector and want to apply the methodologies and quality control process within their organization or in the community.

Course preview

    • Module 00 - An Introduction 04:00
      • LSS in An Introduction04:00
    • Module 01 - Course Introduction 14:57
      • 1.1 Course Introduction14:57
    • Module 02 - Pre Project Steps 24:53
      • 2.1 Module-2 Pre-Project Steps01:34
      • 2.2 Topic 1 How To Recognize a Potential Project03:34
      • 2.3 Topic 2 How To Get Buy-In05:20
      • 2.4 Topic 3 How To Scope a Project06:03
      • 2.5 Topic 4 Importance of Project Management03:22
      • 2.6 Topic 5 Case Study04:01
      • 2.7 Quiz
      • 2.8 Summary Conclusion00:59
    • Module 03 - Defining The Problem 15:39
      • 3.1 Module 3 Defining the Problem01:24
      • 3.2 Topic 1 How To Build a SIPOC02:55
      • 3.3 Topic 2 Choosing a Project Team01:50
      • 3.4 Topic 3 Crafting a Problem Statement02:59
      • 3.5 Topic 4 Understanding the Impact01:10
      • 3.6 Topic 5 Flushing Out the Causes02:32
      • 3.7 Topic 6 Case Study02:12
      • 3.8 Quiz
      • 3.9 Summary00:37
    • Module 04 - Measurement 23:48
      • 4.1 Module 4 Measurement01:29
      • 4.2 Topic 1 Process Mapping09:58
      • 4.3 Topic 2 Data Collection04:37
      • 4.4 Topic 3 Useful Measurement Tools05:21
      • 4.5 Topic 4 Case Study01:34
      • 4.6 Quiz
      • 4.7 Summary00:49
    • Module 05 - Analyze 31:55
      • 5.1 Module 5 Analyze01:43
      • 5.2 Topic 1 Importance of Analyze Phase03:52
      • 5.3 Topic 2 Data Validation06:04
      • 5.4 Topic 3 The Cause and Effect Relationship09:35
      • 5.5 Topic 4 Data Analysis06:15
      • 5.6 Topic 5 Case Study03:26
      • 5.7 Quiz
      • 5.8 Summary01:00
    • Module 06 - Improve 24:57
      • 6.1 Module 6 Improve01:54
      • 6.2 Topic 1 Techniques to Generate Solutions06:21
      • 6.3 Topic 2 Evaluate, Select, and Prioritize06:48
      • 6.4 Topic 3 Develop and Implement Solutions03:32
      • 6.5 Topic 4 Case Study05:08
      • 6.6 Quiz
      • 6.7 Summary01:14
    • Module 07 - Control 22:41
      • 7.1 Module 7 Control01:58
      • 7.2 Topic 1 Lock in Performance Gains02:37
      • 7.3 Topic 2 Standardize the Process01:47
      • 7.4 Topic 3 Statistical Process Control06:02
      • 7.5 Topic 4 Improvement Implementation02:11
      • 7.6 Topic 5 Finalize the Project03:15
      • 7.7 Topic 6 Case Study03:46
      • 7.8 Quiz
      • 7.9 Summary01:05
    • Module 08 - Putting it All Together 21:19
      • 8.1 Module 8 Putting it all Together00:23
      • 8.2 Objectives00:22
      • 8.3 Module Overview00:20
      • 8.4 Topic 1 DMAIC Process00:32
      • 8.5 DMAIC Process03:22
      • 8.6 Topic 2 Sample Project00:41
      • 8.7 Bed Capacity Problem at Mercy West Hospital14:58
      • 8.8 Summary00:41
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Exam & certification

  • What are the prerequisites of this course?

    The prerequisites for the course:
    • Completion of Green Belt training
    •  At least 2–3 years of work experience in any niche sector

  • What do I need to do to unlock my Simplilearn certificate?

    Online Self learning:
    • Complete 85% of the course.


  • What payment options are available?

    You can enroll for the online training through our website. You can make online payment using any of the following options:
    • Visa debit/credit card
    • American Express and Diners Club cards
    • Master Card
    • PayPal
    Once the online payment is done, you will automatically receive payment receipt, via email.

  • What will I get along with this training?

    In this training, you will have access to online e-learning and chapter end quizzes.

  • Can I cancel my enrollment? Will I get a refund?

    Yes! You can cancel your enrollment. We will provide you complete refund after deducting the administration fee. To know more, please go through our Refund Policy.

  • Do you provide money back guarantee for the training programs?

    Yes. We do offer a money-back guarantee for many of our training programs. You can refer to the Refund Policy and raise refund requests via our Help and Support portal.

  • Can I extend the access period?

    Yes, you can extend the access period by paying an additional fee. Please raise a request via our Help and Support portal.

  • Where and how can I access the e-learning content? Are there any limitations?

    Once you register with us for a course by paying the course fee, you can have 24/7 access to the e-learning content on our website. An automated course purchase confirmation mail from our side will guide you through the process.

  • I am not able to access the online course. Whom should I contact for a solution?

    Please raise a request via our Help and Support portal to have your issue resolved.

  • How will I get my course completion certificate from Simplilearn?

    We offer course completion certificate after you successfully complete the training program.

  • I’d like to learn more about this training program. Who should I contact?

    Contact us using the form on the right of any page on the Simplilearn website, or select the Live Chat link. Our customer service representatives will be able to give you more details.

    • Disclaimer
    • PMP, PMI, PMBOK, CAPM, PgMP, PfMP, ACP, PBA, RMP, SP, and OPM3 are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.