How One Medical Center Is Healing Itself

In Beaver County, Pa., people know a thing or two about industries that fail to keep up with the times. So when the Medical Center of Beaver decided to reengineer itself, it paid attention to the lessons learned from faltering steel mills in nearby Aliquippa and Youngstown, Ohio. Slow turnaround time and old-fashioned assembly lines led to their demise. Only the plants that reengineered themselves and turned to team manufacturing thrived.

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