Podcasts

Beyond CleanTechnology

    Rick Wells: Root Causes of Instrument Damage, Custom Trays and Justification, The Dangers of “Business as Usual”

    424
    0
    SHARE

    This week on Beyond Clean we speak with Rick Wells, President at SolutionWells, LLC, which is a consulting company that engages with hospitals and businesses to help identify and reduce unnecessary costs.  Rick is an Experienced President with a demonstrated history of working in the medical device industry for 31 years.

    Segment 1 – 03:00

    • Rick’s Career Background
    • Reducing Human Error
    • Transportation and “Non-critical touches”

    Segment 2 – 19:55

    • Altru Hospital Custom Tray Study
    • Reduced Repair Spend 32% in the first 3 months
    • Instrument Failure Rate – Reduced from 18% to 3%

    Segment 3 – 37:05

    • Root Cause Analysis
    • Reducing Repair Occurrences
    • Creating A Sustainable Environment
    • Articles Referenced in this episode:

    Join us next week when our guest will be Mary Ann Drosnock, Manager of Clinical Education for Endoscopy with Healthmark Industries.