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The purpose of this continuing nursing education article is to inform ambulatory care nurses and other health care professionals about creating ambulatory shared governance through Lean Six Sigma strategies. After studying the information presented in this article, you will be able to:
Define basic elements of Lean Six Sigma concepts.
Define basic elements and benefits of an Ambulatory Shared Governance Council.
Describe how Lean Six Sigma strategies can be used to create an Ambulatory Shared Governance structure.