Quidel Corporation 
Beginner level

Back to basics: Using daily management, standard work and 5S to problem solve

Wednesday, Oct. 31 Location Code
7:40am-1:00pm Balboa ABC, 2nd level WT/03

Quidel has been using lean tools and systems for years. On this tour, attendees will see a hoshin process with bowling charts, a lean management system and cellular manufacturing. Quidel has used its employee ideas and engineering know-how to automate many of its high-volume manufacturing and drive amazing productivity and quality results. Attendees will also see value stream mapping, standard work, 5S, problem-solving process, and visual/daily management.


Quidel Corporation is a California-based leading diagnostic healthcare manufacturer serving to enhance the health and well-being of people around the globe through the development of diagnostic solutions that can lead to improved patient outcomes, and provide economic benefits to the healthcare system. www.quidel.com

Restrictions / Requirements

To participate in a tour, all attendees must adhere to and respect the tour hosts' restrictions and requirements.
Non-adherence may exclude you from a tour.

  • None
  • Leather like closed-toe shoes (No high heels)
  • Long or short-sleeved shirt/blouse
  • Long pants (no shorts, skirts, dresses)