Svante Lifvergren

Doktorand at Department of Technology Management and Economics, Quality Sciences

Svante Lifvergren is a PhD at the Division of Service Management and Logistics. His research is mainly performed within Centre for Healthcare Improvement (CHI). He is also Development Director at Skaraborg Hospital.

Source: chalmers.se

Projects

2010–2013

Mot en mer patientfokuserad och sammanhållen cancervård

Andreas Hellström Department of Technology Management and Economics, Quality Sciences
Tony Huzzard Department of Technology Management and Economics, Quality Sciences
Svante Lifvergren Department of Technology Management and Economics, Quality Sciences
Regionalt cancercentrum Väst

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Publications

2016

Sustainability in healthcare organizations

Andreas Hellström, Tony Huzzard, Svante Lifvergren et al
Örtenblad, A., Abrahamson Löfström, C., Sheaff, R. (Ed.) Management Innovations for Health Care Organizations: Adopt, Abandon or Adapt? NY, USA, Routledge, Taylor & Francis group, p. 338-358
Chapter in monograph, book
2015

Adopting a Management Innovation in a Professional Organization - The Case of Improvement Knowledge in Healthcare

Andreas Hellström, Svante Lifvergren, Susanne Gustavsson et al
Business Process Management Journal. Vol. 21 (5), p. 1186-1203
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

After a Decade of Action Research: Impactful Systems Improvement in Swedish Healthcare

Svante Lifvergren, Tony Huzzard, Andreas Hellström et al
Handbook of Action Research
Chapter in monograph, book
2015

The complexity of using value as driver for improvement in psychosis care

Christian Colldén, Ida Gremyr, Andreas Hellström et al
22nd International Annual EurOMA Conference
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Editorial: Why a special issue on healthcare action research?

Andreas Hellström, Svante Lifvergren, Tony Huzzard et al
Action Research. Vol. 13 (1), p. 3-8
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

Special Issue: Action Research and Healthcare Guest Editors: Svante Lifvergren, Tony Huzzard, Andreas Hellstrom

Svante Lifvergren, Tony Huzzard, Andreas Hellström et al
Action Research. Vol. 13 (1), p. 3-8
Scientific journal article - non peer reviewed
2015

An Emerging Science of Improvement in Health Care

Bo Bergman, Andreas Hellström, Svante Lifvergren et al
Quality Engineering. Vol. 27, p. 17-34
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Community collaboration to increase foreign-born women’s participation in a cervical cancer screening program in Sweden: a quality improvement project

Erik Olsson, Malena Lau, Svante Lifvergren et al
International Journal for Equity in Health. Vol. 13 (1), p. 62-72
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

System-Wide Change in Cancer Care: Exploring Sensemaking, Sensegiving, and Consent

Andreas Hellström, Tony Huzzard, Svante Lifvergren et al
Research in Organizational Change and Development , p. 191 - 218
Chapter in monograph, book
2014

A Physician-Led, Learning-Driven Approach to Regional Development of 23 Cancer Pathways in Sweden

Andreas Hellström, Svante Lifvergren, Tony Huzzard et al
Organizing for Sustainable Effectiveness: Reconfiguring the Ecosystem for Sustainable Healthcare , p. 101-131
Chapter in monograph, book
2013

En läkarledd och lärandefokuserad strategi för regional utveckling av 28 cancerprocesser i Sverige

Andreas Hellström, Tony Huzzard, Svante Lifvergren et al
Att utveckla vården - Erfarenheter av kvalitet, verksamhetsutveckling, p. 143-166
Chapter in monograph, book
2013

Sensegiving across professional borders: readiness for system-wide change in cancer care

Tony Huzzard, Andreas Hellström, Svante Lifvergren et al
Proceedings to the EGOS Colloquium
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

Quality Improvement in Healthcare

Svante Lifvergren,
Doctoral thesis
2013

Decision support system for Warfarin therapy management using Bayesian networks

Barbaros Yet, Kaveh Bastani, Hendry Raharjo et al
Decision Support Systems. Vol. 55 (2), p. 488–498
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Patient Safety Learning Audits: Towards organizational learning for improved safety

Andreas Hellström, Susanne Gustavsson, Svante Lifvergren et al
2nd Nordic Research Conference on Patient Safety and Quality in Health Care, Copenhagen
Conference poster
2012

A physician lead, and learning driven approach to regional development of 23 cancer pathways in Sweden

Andreas Hellström, Svante Lifvergren, Tony Huzzard et al
European Care Pathway Conference, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 2012
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

A Physician-Led and Learning-Driven Approach to Regional Development of 23 Cancer Pathways

Andreas Hellström, Svante Lifvergren, Tony Huzzard et al
Reconfiguration of the Eco-System for Sustainable Healthcare: An International Exploration
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2012

Because Right Action Matters In Life Or Death Situations: Action Research Contributions At Individual, Team And National Network Levels Of Intervention

Andreas Hellström, Svante Lifvergren, Erik Olsson et al
Academy of Management Proceedings, Boston 2012
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2011

Transforming a healthcare organization so that it is capable of continual improvement – the integration of improvement knowledge

Andreas Hellström, Svante Lifvergren, Susanne Gustavsson et al
18th International Annual EurOMA Conference, Cambridge UK
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2010

Management by Dialogue – Developing Integrated Sustainable Healthcare

Andreas Hellström, Svante Lifvergren, Peter Docherty et al
A time for change - restructuring america's healthcare delivery system
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2010

Lessons from Sweden’s first large-scale implementation of Six Sigma in healthcare

Svante Lifvergren, Ida Gremyr, Andreas Hellström et al
Operations Management Research. Vol. 3 (3-4), p. 117-128
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2010

Process management in healthcare: investigating why it's easier said than done

Andreas Hellström, Svante Lifvergren, johan Quist et al
Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management. Vol. 21 (4), p. 499 - 511
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2009

Online statistical monitoring of critical patient data increases patient safety

Svante Lifvergren, Alexander Chakhunashvili, Bo Bergman et al
International PICMET Conference, 28-30 July, Cape Town, RSA
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

A development coalition for sustainability in healthcare

Svante Lifvergren, Tony Huzzard, Peter Docherty et al
Creating sustainable work systems: Developing social sustainability, p. 167-185
Chapter in monograph, book
2009

Orbis medical centre: Designing and constructing sustainable healthcare

H Laarhoven, Svante Lifvergren, Peter Docherty et al
In search for sustainable high quality healthcare, Centre for effective organizations/Centre for healthcare improvement international conference, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, 12-14 October
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2009

Skaraborg hospital group: the emergence of a sustainability strategy

Svante Lifvergren, Peter Docherty,
Center for effecive organizations/Centre for healthcare improvement international conference, Chalmers University of Technology , Gothenburg, 12-14 October
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2009

Design for Six Sigma in Healthcare: Identifying Critical-to-Quality Characteristics

Ida Gremyr, Alexander Chakhunashvili, Anette Gideberg et al
12th QMOD International Conference
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

A Large Scale Implementation of Six Sigma at the Skaraborg Hospital Group

Svante Lifvergren, Alexander Chakhunashvili, Ida Gremyr et al
16th International Annual EurOMA Conference
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

Applying Process Management in Healthcare –Investigating Implementation Difficulties

Andreas Hellström, Svante Lifvergren,
16th International Annual EurOMA Conference
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

A Development Coalition for Sustainability in Helthcare

Svante Lifvergren, Tony Huzzard, Peter Docherty et al
Creating Sustainable Work Systems, p. 167-185
Chapter in monograph, book
2008

A Development Coalition for Sustainability in Health Care

Svante Lifvergren, Tony Huzzard, Peter Docherty et al
International ERGOS conference
Conference paper - peer reviewed