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Stepping towards improvement- applying lean methodology in preparing oral antibiotic mixtures
- At: 2017 FIP Congress in Seoul (South Korea)
- Type: Poster
- By: LAWLOR, Lauren (Eastern Health, Pharmacy Department, Blackburn, Australia)
- Co-author(s): Lauren Nicole Lawlor: Pharmacy Department, Eastern Health, Australia
Alexander Garrett: Pharmacy Department, Eastern Health, Australia
Jacqui Caccamo: Pharmacy Department, Eastern Health, Australia
BackgroundLean methodology aims to eliminate waste. One type of waste is motion waste: the movement of people and equipment that does not add value.
PurposeTo describe how unnecessary motion waste was eliminated in the process of preparing oral antibiotic mixtures, in an Australian hospital pharmacy department.
MethodsA spaghetti diagram.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.
Last update 4 October 2019