Catalysis Inc

Catalysis Inc Catalysis is a connecting point for healthcare systems who are on a continuous improvement journey. Since 2008 we have been a mission driven, not for profit organization.

It is our ultimate goal to transform the healthcare industry. We do this through careful research that includes listening to healthcare leaders and sharing best practices and innovative thinking that results in system change. Resources from Catalysis enable leaders to dramatically improve their healthcare systems, change organizational behaviors, and enhance the delivery of patient care while lowering its cost.

It is our ultimate goal to transform the healthcare industry. We do this through careful research that includes listening to healthcare leaders and sharing best practices and innovative thinking that results in system change. Resources from Catalysis enable leaders to dramatically improve their healthcare systems, change organizational behaviors, and enhance the delivery of patient care while lowering its cost.

Learn how Cleveland Clinic engaged 52,000 caregivers in a culture of continuous improvement on a quest to deliver safer,...
06/30/2021

Learn how Cleveland Clinic engaged 52,000 caregivers in a culture of continuous improvement on a quest to deliver safer, more efficient, and more compassionate care. Download the white paper https://createvalue.org/no-more-projects/

Learn how Cleveland Clinic engaged 52,000 caregivers in a culture of continuous improvement on a quest to deliver safer, more efficient, and more compassionate care. Download the white paper https://createvalue.org/no-more-projects/

When team members feel safe and respected they can better focus on the important work of providing patient care. How can...
06/25/2021

When team members feel safe and respected they can better focus on the important work of providing patient care. How can you build a culture of continuous improvement? https://createvalue.org/blog/dos-and-donts-of-building-a-culture-of-continuous-improvement/

When team members feel safe and respected they can better focus on the important work of providing patient care. How can you build a culture of continuous improvement? https://createvalue.org/blog/dos-and-donts-of-building-a-culture-of-continuous-improvement/

Practicing the Improvement Kata and Coaching Kata develops fundamental scientific thinking skills that make you better a...
06/24/2021

Practicing the Improvement Kata and Coaching Kata develops fundamental scientific thinking skills that make you better at whatever improvement approach you use. Download our white paper: https://createvalue.org/kata-in-healthcare/

Practicing the Improvement Kata and Coaching Kata develops fundamental scientific thinking skills that make you better at whatever improvement approach you use. Download our white paper: https://createvalue.org/kata-in-healthcare/

Are you looking for ways to continue your development and education in improvement methodology that will enable you to b...
06/21/2021

Are you looking for ways to continue your development and education in improvement methodology that will enable you to be seen as the expert in your organization without taking time away from your daily responsibilities? https://createvalue.org/catalysis-academy-individual-enrollment/

Are you looking for ways to continue your development and education in improvement methodology that will enable you to be seen as the expert in your organization without taking time away from your daily responsibilities? https://createvalue.org/catalysis-academy-individual-enrollment/

The countdown to #HCSummit21 is on! All Summit attendees are invited to our bonus event, "Lean and All That Jazz." Regis...
06/18/2021

The countdown to #HCSummit21 is on! All Summit attendees are invited to our bonus event, "Lean and All That Jazz." Register today, seats are filling fast. https://createvalue.org/summit-usa/

The countdown to #HCSummit21 is on! All Summit attendees are invited to our bonus event, "Lean and All That Jazz." Register today, seats are filling fast. https://createvalue.org/summit-usa/

As an organization matures on the lean journey it is imperative that the improvement team moves away from a focus of tea...
06/16/2021

As an organization matures on the lean journey it is imperative that the improvement team moves away from a focus of teaching tools to developing problem-solving skills at all levels within the organization. Here's why: https://createvalue.org/blog/four-reasons-to-build-coaching-capability/

As an organization matures on the lean journey it is imperative that the improvement team moves away from a focus of teaching tools to developing problem-solving skills at all levels within the organization. Here's why: https://createvalue.org/blog/four-reasons-to-build-coaching-capability/

Catalysis Academy courses include healthcare examples that make lessons easy to translate to your work. This helps to bu...
06/15/2021

Catalysis Academy courses include healthcare examples that make lessons easy to translate to your work. This helps to build a consistent approach to Organizational Excellence. Learn more: https://createvalue.org/catalysis-academy-organizational-subscriptions/

Catalysis Academy courses include healthcare examples that make lessons easy to translate to your work. This helps to build a consistent approach to Organizational Excellence. Learn more: https://createvalue.org/catalysis-academy-organizational-subscriptions/

The countdown to #HCSummit21 is on! All Summit attendees are invited to our bonus event, "Lean and All That Jazz." Regis...
06/10/2021

The countdown to #HCSummit21 is on! All Summit attendees are invited to our bonus event, "Lean and All That Jazz." Register today, seats are filling fast. https://createvalue.org/summit-usa/

The countdown to #HCSummit21 is on! All Summit attendees are invited to our bonus event, "Lean and All That Jazz." Register today, seats are filling fast. https://createvalue.org/summit-usa/

If leaders are serious about building a continuous improvement culture, then they need to model the way by setting the s...
06/04/2021
Five Ways Executives Model the Way for Culture Change

If leaders are serious about building a continuous improvement culture, then they need to model the way by setting the standard through their own behaviors, as well as help hold others responsible for theirs. https://createvalue.org/blog/five-ways-executives-model-the-way-for-culture-change/

If leaders are serious about building a continuous improvement culture, they need to model the way by setting the standard through their own behaviors.

The re-imagined 2021 Lean Healthcare Transformation Summit will focus on how you can become the change you want to see i...
06/03/2021

The re-imagined 2021 Lean Healthcare Transformation Summit will focus on how you can become the change you want to see in your organization and the healthcare industry. Join us June 23 and 24. Register today, seats are filling fast! https://createvalue.org/summit-usa/

The re-imagined 2021 Lean Healthcare Transformation Summit will focus on how you can become the change you want to see in your organization and the healthcare industry. Join us June 23 and 24. Register today, seats are filling fast! https://createvalue.org/summit-usa/

When building a consistent approach to Organizational Excellence it's helpful to know where people are in their learning...
06/01/2021

When building a consistent approach to Organizational Excellence it's helpful to know where people are in their learning so you can provide them with the right support at the right time. An Organizational Subscription to Catalysis Academy can help. http://ow.ly/wZL050EXL2z

When building a consistent approach to Organizational Excellence it's helpful to know where people are in their learning so you can provide them with the right support at the right time. An Organizational Subscription to Catalysis Academy can help. http://ow.ly/wZL050EXL2z

Home of the free, because of the brave. On #MemorialDay we honor and remember those who paid the ultimate sacrifice.
05/31/2021

Home of the free, because of the brave. On #MemorialDay we honor and remember those who paid the ultimate sacrifice.

Home of the free, because of the brave. On #MemorialDay we honor and remember those who paid the ultimate sacrifice.

Solving problems every day is the key to success and making solutions visible encourages others to join this continuous ...
05/28/2021
Take Action with a Problem-Solving Process

Solving problems every day is the key to success and making solutions visible encourages others to join this continuous improvement journey. Always remember to celebrate the rapid nature of “study & adjust." http://ow.ly/DoJj50ES99b

If you encourage staff to identify defects, you better have a process to solve them. Often the first step is to bring those defects forward to a huddle.

PDSA is embedded into so many things that we do every day (and is successful we might add). So why do we struggle in our...
05/25/2021
PDSA is Part of Life, Make it Part of Your Work

PDSA is embedded into so many things that we do every day (and is successful we might add). So why do we struggle in our work lives to practice PDSA consistently? In this week's blog, from Network Manager, Chris Weisbrod, we take a deeper look at how you can make it part of your work. Read more: http://ow.ly/pC0950EUOOh

Often people struggle with consistency in completing the cycle because they want to plan and do and then move on to the next problem.

Have you been searching for a way to develop improvement competencies in your organization and to build a community of p...
05/21/2021

Have you been searching for a way to develop improvement competencies in your organization and to build a community of problem solvers? Find out how a Catalysis Academy Organizational subscription can help move your organization forward! http://ow.ly/V4ht50ERJMZ

Have you been searching for a way to develop improvement competencies in your organization and to build a community of problem solvers? Find out how a Catalysis Academy Organizational subscription can help move your organization forward! http://ow.ly/V4ht50ERJMZ

If you are going to focus on the process, you first must be sure that processes are well defined by standard work and th...
05/20/2021
How to Establish a No Blame Work Environment

If you are going to focus on the process, you first must be sure that processes are well defined by standard work and that everyone is trained to the standard. http://ow.ly/QIoC50EOm9z

All outcomes are the result of a process and consequently it is nearly impossible for people to consistently produce ideal results with a poor process.

Discover Excellence is a foundational, two-day workshop introducing the Shingo Model™, Shingo Guiding Principles, & Thre...
05/19/2021

Discover Excellence is a foundational, two-day workshop introducing the Shingo Model™, Shingo Guiding Principles, & Three Insights of Organizational Excellence ™. Participate in active discussions & go to gemba virtually with Intermoutain Health. https://createvalue.org/summit-usa/

Discover Excellence is a foundational, two-day workshop introducing the Shingo Model™, Shingo Guiding Principles, & Three Insights of Organizational Excellence ™. Participate in active discussions & go to gemba virtually with Intermoutain Health. https://createvalue.org/summit-usa/

Leaders are increasingly applying enterprise excellence principles to operations to create more value for the patients t...
05/18/2021

Leaders are increasingly applying enterprise excellence principles to operations to create more value for the patients they serve. This shift toward Lean thinking within healthcare systems and hospitals is, in turn, challenging their boards to apply similar principles to governance. This Healthcare Executive article, Improving Governance Through Principles, explores how the board can use a principle-based approach to hardwire and sustain a culture of improvement. http://ow.ly/ZPfZ50ENbbp

Leaders are increasingly applying enterprise excellence principles to operations to create more value for the patients they serve. This shift toward Lean thinking within healthcare systems and hospitals is, in turn, challenging their boards to apply similar principles to governance. This Healthcare Executive article, Improving Governance Through Principles, explores how the board can use a principle-based approach to hardwire and sustain a culture of improvement. http://ow.ly/ZPfZ50ENbbp

Sara Steinberg talks about how gaining a deep understanding of patients, their lives, their needs, & their pain points m...
05/04/2021
Techniques for Patient Discovery Creating Knowledge that Drives Results

Sara Steinberg talks about how gaining a deep understanding of patients, their lives, their needs, & their pain points multiplies the effectiveness of every effort to improve care. Join us as she leads a Pre-summit workshop at #HCSummit21. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xLPKriKFiMs

Sara Steinberg talks about how gaining a deep understanding of patients, their lives, their needs, and their pain points multiplies the effectiveness of ever...

Care models need to change & adapt to remain viable in the environment that surrounds them. @TedToussaint joins us on ou...
05/03/2021

Care models need to change & adapt to remain viable in the environment that surrounds them. @TedToussaint joins us on our podcast, #TheLens, to discuss the development of new care models & how this differs from a traditional process improvement mindset. http://ow.ly/U9IC50EDiFs

Care models need to change & adapt to remain viable in the environment that surrounds them. @TedToussaint joins us on our podcast, #TheLens, to discuss the development of new care models & how this differs from a traditional process improvement mindset. http://ow.ly/U9IC50EDiFs

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100 West Lawrence, Suite 422
Appleton, WI
54911

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Catalysis creates experiential learning through classroom and health system site visits. We offer peer-to-peer networks for healthcare leaders who share best practices. We share new thinking and processes that accelerate change. And we engage with and inspire leaders so they may serve as catalysts for effective health system transformation. We continue to develop healthcare management practices based on rapidly adaptable management strategies that health systems implement to generate sustainable healthcare value. Catalysis works with these healthcare leaders to shape and accelerate change. These programs and resources are based on results from those who are on the journey to create healthcare value.

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(920) 659-7500

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"On the Mend" by Dr. John Toussaint
"Potent Medicine" by Dr. John Toussaint
"Beyond Heroes" by Kim Barnas
"Management on the Mend" by Dr. John Toussaint
"Moving Beyond Budgeting" DVD by Steve Player

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