Executive Education

Short Courses

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Courses can be conducted onsite at your organization or modified to suit your organization’s needs. We offer custom solutions in aerospace and defense, global supply chain management, healthcare and strategic leadership. Contact our industry representatives for more information.

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Lean for Healthcare: Scheduled and Ambulatory Settings

Course Description

This course is tailored to the scheduled outpatient setting and teaches Lean practices for removing waste, variation and constraints from the workplace. It is designed for healthcare executives and providers.

Key Benefits

  • Identify and eliminate waste from your organization’s value stream.
  • Understand operational dysfunction and how to identify high-leverage areas for improvement.
  • Understand the human role and organization elements in implementing and sustaining a Lean transformation.
  • Develop a road map to begin or accelerate a Lean transformation.

Available Industries: Healthcare

Duration & Dates

This is a generally a four-day course, but can be customized for your team. Please contact us for more information.

    The dates of this course are customizable. Please contact us for more information.

    Please call +1 (865) 974-5001 for more information.


    This course is not currently offered as a public course at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Content can be customized and delivered in Knoxville or a location of your choice.


    Keith Leitner

    Keith A. Leitner, a faculty member within the Graduate & Executive Education (College of Business), is the faculty director for the Air Force AFSO21 Level II Certification Program. He has ...


    Based on the number of participants in the custom cohort.