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The Michigan Quality System (MQS) is part of our continuing effort to improve quality, safety, efficiency and appropriateness across our three missions of patient care, education and research within the U-M Health System. It combines the strength and success of our Continuous Quality Improvement Program with new tools and a unified philosophy to provide a more robust approach to quality improvement.

The Michigan Quality System (MQS) adapts "lean thinking" concepts as a consistent approach to quality and process improvement. MQS builds on the Toyota Production and GM’s Global Manufacturing System to enhance value for the customer.

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Lean Thinking in an Academic Medical Center: presented by John E. Billi, M.D., Associate Vice President for Medical Affairs, University of Michigan

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