Truven Health Analytics Acquires Simpler

World-Class Healthcare Cost and Quality Analytics Now Paired with Lean Enterprise Transformation to Drive Breakthrough Healthcare Performance Improvement. Read more


Pacesetting Consultancies Join Forces to Deliver Industry-leading Lean Expertise in Healthcare Transformation

Announcing the acquisition of JWA, a consulting firm with a strong record of guiding clients to breakthrough results using the Lean methodology in healthcare. JWA, with its team of executives and consultants, becomes part of Simpler, a Truven Health Analytics company, to form the global leader in Lean transformation. JWA’s 15+ years of experience and industry-leading strength in Lean applications for hospitals, with particular expertise in pediatric and academic hospitals, round out Simpler’s capabilities. Truven Health Analytics welcomes the JWA team and clients to our company. Read the press release


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If your organization needs Lean Transformation, chances are we've already helped someone just like you.


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