The latest news analysis, events, web resources and more from the world of quality.
Q-100 drops 3.53% in third quarter...ISO to develop health care guidelines...more.
ICSA and PWS hold liaison meetings...ANSI approves new standards strategy...more.
ISO reports 1999 had biggest increase in certifications... Leader-ship vision key in change management... Fulbright scholar program offers engineering opportunities.
Introducing the Q-100 to link quality and stock prices...49 apply for Baldrige Awards...Researchers say medical mistakes data flawed...Web Watch...more.
Proposed agreement aims to simplify lab accreditation... Daimler-Chrysler invests in quality planning software firm...GE uses Six Sigma for Web based delivery...more.
ISO 9000 drafts move forward despite U.S. conditional "no" vote...Study says U.S. auto quality still below foreign...Quality Cup winners named...Web Watch...more.
Health care quality initiatives ... Auditing group elects board ... IAQG agrees to international alignment ... Web Watch ... more.
Quality gaining a foothold in e-commerce, Statware merger, engineering quality award, health system honored for QI efforts.
Seventeen organizations certified in TL9000 pilot; best practices study links Six Sigma and financial performance.
NIST software testing effort, nursing group tool to improve outcomes, Web Watch, more.
Nearly all digital product data tested fails quality standards, greater diversity in engineering sought, international groups start standards forum, Web Watch, more.
International measurement agreement, ISO 9000:2000 transition program, call for statisticians, food chemistry requirements, Cyberquality, more.