Chip Caldwell is the Chairman of Caldwell Butler & Associates (CBA), an innovative firm specializing in the strategic deployment of strategies for improving hospital performance. His expertise includes the effective deployment of advanced methods to improve accountability, implementation and speed of organizations.
He is an expert in applying methods such as Lean-Six Sigma to improve cost position improvement, achieve financial turnarounds and increase patient throughput optimization. CBA has helped hundreds of clients increase productivity, maximize patient throughput and improve patient satisfaction.
For the past decade he has served in leadership positions in the quality community including the Baldrige Foundation Board Support Team as well as the healthcare representative on the U.S. Quality Council. His books are widely read by hospital board members, senior leaders, middle managers and health administration students.
His more notable publications include:
- Mentoring Strategic Change in HealthCare: An Action Guide
- The Handbook for Managing Change in Healthcare
- Medication Safety and Cost Recovery: A Four-Step Approach for Executives
- Lean-Six Sigma: An Executive Guide for Improving Cost and Patient Throughput