|Lean project role||Typical job title/role(s)||Number of staff interviewed|
|Executive sponsor (1-2)||Hospital COO, VP of operations, or VP of patient care||n = 14|
|Management engineer/Lean leader (1-2)||Management engineer, Six Sigma Black Belt||n = 7|
|Process owner (1)||Director or manager of operations in the department||n = 6|
|Team members (5-7)||Department managers, nurses, physicians, housekeeping, IT personnel, administrative support staff||n = 22|
Improving Care Delivery Through Lean: Implementation Case Studies
Exhibit 1.9. Lean Project Roles Mapped to Functional Roles
Internet Citation: Exhibit 1.9. Lean Project Roles Mapped to Functional Roles. Content last reviewed November 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.