Pharmacy Management: Set Your Pharmacy in Order with Lean 5S

Description

This session provides a hands-on training to empower participants to increase efficiency in pharmacy operations.  Participants will be introduced to the Lean 5S concept to add "quick wins" to your day-to-day practice, with focus on sort, set in order, shine, standardize, and sustain.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

At the end of this activity, participants will be able to: 

  1. Identify and describe the elements of the 5S process.
  2. Apply the 5S process to identify inefficiencies in a simulated pharmacy
  3. Predict the estimated impact of the 5S process in a simulated pharmacy.

 

    

 

     

Technician Learning Objectives

At the end of this activity, participants will be able to: 

  1. Identify and describe the elements of the 5S process.
  2. Apply the 5S process to identify inefficiencies in a simulated pharmacy
  3. Predict the estimated impact of the 5S process in a simulated pharmacy.

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Speakers:
Allison
Allison Sternberg, PharmD, BCPS
Chief, Pharmacy Branch
Medical Center of Excellence
 
Learning Level: Level 1
Track: Pharmacy Business Operations, Management, and Professional Leadership
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Wednesday, October 30
Time: 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Room: 
Hilton Anatole Dallas - Coronado A
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-19-200-L04-P
CEUs Pharmacist: .1
ACPE Pharmacy Technician: 0202-0000-19-200-L04-T
CEUs Pharmacy Technician: .1
Activity Type:
Knowledge-based