Lean E.D. Scorecard


Lean is a practical and sustainable tool for maintaining continuous quality improvement in the emergency department (E.D.).

Using a scale of 1 to 5, complete this simple scorecard to help you determine if your E.D. is lean-optimized.

1 = Poor, 2 = Needs Improvement, 3 = Average, 4 = Good, 5 = Excellent



The care environment is set up for efficiency. :

Patient care metrics dictate improvement. :

Systems are designed to eliminate unnecessary steps in a process. :

Systems interface appropriately and the patient only has to provide the same information once. :

Automation and technology are used for mundane tasks and notifications.:

System thinking is employed to expedite processes and improve patient care. :

Front-line staff are engaged in defining solutions.:

Caregivers and staff are trained in lean principles and are empowered to support continuous improvement. :

Communication, trust and leadership support are strong. :

All ideas are delivered and received with respect. Silos are discouraged. :


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