Glossary

Here are some of the types of stories you’ll read about in Inside View.

Bench to Bedside:  Research is a core mission at our Health System. B-to-B stories highlight research at our institution that has translated to actual patient care. Research is often referred to as “benchwork.” Patient care is referred to as “bedside.”

Lean: Lean thinking aims to maximize customer (patient) value while minimizing waste. Simply, lean means creating more value for our patients with fewer resources. Many area of the Health System take on formal lean projects to improve processes and increase efficiencies.

Profile: Our Health System has thousands of talented individuals working across a wide span of jobs. Profile storie take an in-depth look an an employee and what his or work entails.

Taking Care of our Own: These stories feature a topic that aims to provide helpful information to employees about health, fitness, mental health or another area that improves the quality of life, whether at work or at home.