An introduction to lean – David Hamer
David Hamer, biomedical scientist and a quality improvement consultant, explains that Lean is a philosophy, a way of thinking and a way of acting. It is continuous improvement. Here is talks about the wastes of modern day Lean, the fundamentals for improvement, the 4 Ps of the Lean philosophy and the 5 principles of Lean. Download.
Primary Care Home: Evaluating a new model of primary care – Nuffield Trust
The National Association of Primary Care (NAPC)1 developed the Primary Care Home (PCH) programme to inspire and support general practice to integrate with the wider health and social care workforce. The programme aims to redesign services to respond to changing population needs, including addressing the social determinants of health and ultimately to deliver on the quadruple aims of health care.