Toyota http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Study: Toyota's Streamlined Manufacturing Process Can Also Benefit Stroke Patients http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/study-toyotas-streamlined-manufacturing-process-can-also-benefit-stroke-patients <p>A new study out today from Washington University suggests that Toyota’s process for maximizing efficiency in manufacturing cars can also help hospitals improve their care of stroke patients.<br><br>Study lead Washington University stroke neurologist Jin-Moo Lee says with input from doctors, lab technicians, and other hospital staff, Barnes-Jewish Hospital was able to eliminate inefficiencies and cut the average time it took evaluate and treat stroke patients from an hour down to 37 minutes.<br> Thu, 18 Oct 2012 22:15:54 +0000 Véronique LaCapra 5558 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Study: Toyota's Streamlined Manufacturing Process Can Also Benefit Stroke Patients