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LDI Course

Lean Daily Improvement Facilitator Training & Certification

Course Description

Discover the tools for continuous process improvement at the point of service with Lean Daily Improvement (LDI) Training & Certification offered online through PHA Direct. LDI equips healthcare professionals with robust lean techniques to make systematic changes while work is being done. It's an evidenced-based method that provides the least amount of disruption to the workday. Download Flyer

Certification $1,330; Digital badge $670

Individuals and groups of 4 or less may register directly. Contact Allison Bryan-Jungels to inquire about larger groups.

What will I learn? How to use tools such as the team huddle, counter measures, and visual management; how to select key performance metrics; collect and display data visually; get to root causes; and assign corrective actions. The six to nine Sources of Influence; the Overload Principle; engaging teams; and change management.

What learning support will I receive? Access to remote coaching as well as three years of access to Connect, an online community that houses tools and real-world, process-improvement case studies that highlight the standard work, targeted metrics, and outcomes of healthcare organizations like yours.

What is my time commitment? About 12 hours of online work to complete a digital badge and an addition 20 hours of applied work or certification.

What if I don't have time to get certified? Complete the online training to earn a digital badge with the option to upgrade to complete requirements for full certification later.

What if I want to experience LDI in a different training format? Contract with PHA for customized training that includes two-days of classroom learning at your site or remote training delivered via a series of live webinars.


Allison Bryan-Jungels


Assistant Director, Operations, Outreach and Partnerships, Regenstrief Center for Healthcare Engineering



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About PHA Direct

PHA Direct is a platform for instruction, coaching and community building hosted by Purdue Healthcare Advisors that offers the convenience, flexibility and seamless collaboration options of online learning. Using the award-winning D2L Brightspace Learning Management System, PHA Direct features easy-to-use, interactive, and customized learning experiences; an active community of practice; and hundreds of reusable lean healthcare solutions.

Related links

Webinar: Effective Implementation of Lean Methodologies in Rural Healthcare (PHA webinar presentation for the National Rural Health Association)

Webinar: Lean Healthcare Transformation Initiative: A Case Study on Two Critical Access Hospitals (PHA webinar presentation for the National Rural Health Association)

Why Purdue is Putting Lean First (PHA Principal Advisor Mark Clare article for the Indiana Hospital Association's Harmony magazine)

Purdue Healthcare Advisors extends lean training to a nationwide market with the launch of its first online, lean process improvement course (News Release)

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