Expert to implement continuous improvement in healthcare social enterprise
Support Health in Mexico City, Mexico
PROJECT DESCRIPTION AND IMPACT
We recently launched a Continuous Improvement area in our company and are looking for experts to help us get the first few projects off the ground and support the creation of a continuous improvement culture across the company. Now that our business model has been proven and we are starting to grow, our goal is to optimize our opertations to improve quality, reduce costs and increase efficiency in everything we do so that we can reach true scale. We have specific objectives every quarter around which we design projects using the DMAIC methodology. We are also continuously working to develop the continuous improvement culture with Kaizen boards, training, competitions etc. This work involves in-clinic observation, interviews, data analysis, problem solving, pilot implementation and scaling of solutions.
Depending on when the experteer comes on board, we would give them the same goals and success metrics as the current projects of the area (for example: reduce patient wait time to 60 minutes, increase diagnosis to treatment rates to 75%, etc).
Alternatively or aditionally, a project could be defined so that the experteer can focus on fostering a continuous improvement culture through specific initiatives (for example: kaizen board, training sessions, company wide competitions etc).
- Business Strategy
ADDITIONAL USEFUL SKILLS:
We Provide These Local Benefits
Stipend to be discussed with candidates (approximately $3000 MXN per month)
Work with an innovative healthcare social enterprise that sees more than 100 patients a day and is in its growth and expansion phase.
Work in the Mexican healthcare environment, interacting directly with patients and medical professionals.
Work in a social enterprise startup context.
Work with an international team with a valuable mix of business and healthcare backgrounds.
Our offices are located in one of the most interesting and vibrant neighborhoods in Mexico City so it's a great base from which to explore!
This opportunity accepts applications for virtual experteers.
Questions & Answers About this Opportunity
Industry: Hospital & Health Care
Size: Startup: founder(s) only
Create an Account
Contact this organization, see other suggested projects, and get help from our support team to find and plan an Experteering trip.
What is MovingWorlds?
A membership community, matching site, and global support team that helps you find the best place to volunteer your skills.
Read about us in Huffington Post
How do I contact this organization?
Become a verified member of MovingWorlds to start communicating with this organization and to learn more about the project. By becoming a member, you can also connect to any other of our verified Experteering opportunities around the world with any of the organizations on our platform, as well as our support team if you need guidance.
What happens after I become a member and get connected?
You follow our facilitated planning process to finalize the details of your Experteering engagement in partnership with the hosting organization.
Can I save this project for easy reference?
What if the time or skills aren't right?
That's OK! You can contact this organization and share your availability and/or skills, and discuss directly with them if you can work on a project that better fits both of you.