Patricia A. Gabow, MD, MACP
Patricia A. Gabow, M.D. was CEO of Denver Health from 1992 until her retirement in 2012, transforming it from a department of city government to a successful, independent governmental entity.
Philip L. Goodman MS, RRT
As the Director of the Lean Systems Improvement Department at Denver Health from 2006 to 2013, Goodman provided the leadership and...
With Lean, Dr. Gabow applies a concept developed and honed in the private world to public services. Lean's approach empowers workers to eliminate waste, improving quality, and reducing costs. We should embrace this thinking to improve the value of our public organizations.