Mark Graban is available for interviews or quotes about Lean and Lean Healthcare or healthcare quality improvement, in general. Contact Mark.

Most Recent Appearances:

KDKA Radio – Rick Dayton (9/21)

The Rick Dayton Show

The Lean Effect Podcast (8/21)

Episode web page link

The Purpose Tune Podcast (8/21)

The Civil Engineering Academy Podcast (6/21)

Episode web page link

ValueVerse Podcast (5/21)

Get Unstuck & On Target (5/21)

Episode Page

Business Problems Solved (5/21)

The Workplace Therapist (4/21)


Episode page

Connecting the Dots (3/21)

Episode page via Overcast.

The 30 Minute Hour (2/21)

Episode page via

Leadership Reimagined Podcast (1/21)

Episode page via

Unlocking Your Creativity Podcast (1/21)

Episode page via ListenNotes

Dream Chasers Radio (12/20)

Episode web page via host Yaya Diamond

Values and Leadership Podcast (11/20)

Apple Podcasts episode page

The Edges of Lean (11/20)

Audio podcast episode Podbean page

People, Purpose, and Profit Podcast (10/20)

Audio podcast version

The Lean Solutions Podcast – Interview (9/20)

Audio podcast version

The Digital Workplace – Interview (9/20)

Interviewed along with Dr. Greg Jacobson of KaiNexus

Getting Simply the Best Results – Interview (8/20)

Listen also on Apple Podcasts

Process Breakdown Process – Interview (6/20)

This Morning, America's First News (With Gordon Deal) – Interview (9/19)

Other Appearances

  • KOGO Morning News (August 2019) – Listen Online | Read Transcript

Just-In-Time Cafe Podcast (2019)

Direct MP3 link

Quality Digest Live – Video Interview (9/18)

How To Turn Data And Metrics Into The Right Kind Of Action“ – Video Interview (11/18)

Your Money Now: The Small Business Report (With Gordon Deal) – Interview (12/18)

Leanpub Podcast (8/18)

Talking about working in healthcare and Measures of Success

Leanpub Podcast (9/17)

Talking about being a self-published author (episode page with transcript):


  • KLAS TV (Las Vegas) – Interviewed in a story on emergency department improvements (4/12) – Segment 1 | Segment 2

Broadcast Radio:

Mark has appeared as an expert healthcare guest on Fox News Radio stations, KOMO Seattle, KFWB Los Angeles, and many other radio outlets across the U.S.

  • The Lean Nation Radio Show, Featured Guest – (2/10)
  • CJWF Radio (Windsor, Ontario) – Quoted in Radio Story (9/10)
  • Paul Akers' American Innovator – Interview – iTunes Podcast  (1/22/11)
  • Colorado Today (Denver) – Interviewed for radio public affairs program (5/12) – Link
  • KFWB 980 AM News/Talk Los Angeles, Interviewed and quoted in news story (5/12) – Audio
  • WSIE 88.7 FM NPR Southern Illinois, Interviewed about emergency department improvements – Part 1 MP3 | Part 2 MP3
  • “Minding Your Business” with Robbin Block, interview with Mark Graban (June 20, 2012) – Listen
  • 103.7 FM “The Mountain – Seattle, “Conversations with Lizz Sommars,” interview with Mark Graban (July 8, 2012) – MP3
  • WOKV Jacksonville, “The Conversation,” interview (March 23, 2013) – Listen
  • CBC Radio Edmonton, RadioActive Show, interview (November 21, 2013) – Listen

Podcasts, Online Radio, Online Video: