Six Sigma Forum Magazine - November 2006 - ASQ

Six Sigma Forum Magazine - November 2006

Volume 6 • Number 1

  • HEALTHCARE
    Standardizing Healthcare Projects (PDF, 253 KB) Open Access
    Generic templates are useful for early DMAIC phases.
    Ronald J.M.M. Does, Thijs M.B. Vermaat, Henk de Koning and Søren Bisgaard, University of Amsterdam, and Jaap van den Huevel, Canisius Wilhelmina Hospital
  • PROCESS IMPROVEMENT
    Soft Solution to a Hard Problem (PDF, 161 KB)
    Sometimes, the best way to improve a process isn't to change the process-it's to change the organization's culture.
    Dan Chauncey, Grant Thornton LLP
  • PROCESS ANALYSIS
    ANOVA and Japanese Methods Compared (PDF, 108 KB)
    Consider the lesser known method to calculate sigma within, between and sigma total.
    Pallithotungal Sabir Mohamed, Specialized Packaging Group Inc.
  • PROCESS CONTROL
    Attribute Risk and Process Performance Metric Relationships (PDF, 356 KB)
    Using a defect D/U metrics system, risk factors can be connected to key process metrics to uncover inefficiencies on the production line.
    Ben F. Houston

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