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