ACCM Brings Dynamic Work Design to Johns Hopkins Outpatient Center

  • Posted by ShiftGear
  • On December 13, 2017
The volume of surgeries occurring in the ambulatory setting has been steadily increasing over the past decades. In 2015, nearly 5,500 Ambulatory Surgery Centers treated 3.4 million Medicare patients for a program and beneficiary spending of $4.1 billion [Medicare Payment Advisory Commission. Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy. Washington DC March 2017]. With the […]
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Visual Management Beats Back Hurricane Harvey

  • Posted by ShiftGear
  • On September 28, 2017
Harvey hit our refinery in Corpus Christi as a Category 4 hurricane. Following the storm, we set up an Emergency Operating Center, and began the process of damage assessment, repair, walkdowns, and restart.  Each of our 70 process units required a methodical set of steps to determine that it was safe to restart.  We then […]
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