Progress Report

2005

The latest news analysis, events, web resources and more from the world of quality.

Open Access

Keeping Current: December 2005

by QP Staff

Governors Assn. issues best practice reports…Millions awarded to healthcare IT projects…more.


Open Access

Keeping Current: November 2005

by QP Staff

Service sector tops in use of ISO 9001 and 14001…winners of Canada Excellence Award named…more.


Open Access

Keeping Current: October 2005

by QP Staff

Engineers, health professionals should collaborate…Iranian stamp promotes quality…Six Sigma outpaces lean.


Open Access

Keeping Current: September 2005

by QP Staff

ASQ to administer social responsiiblity TAG…Q-1000 continues positives…Web Watch looks at wikis…more.


Open Access

Keeping Current: August 2005

by QP Staff

Offshoring doesn’t preclude engineering career…17 sections pitch economic case for quality…JCAHO urges systems approach to patient safety…more.


Open Access

Keeping Current: July 2005

by QP Staff

World Conference wows them in Seattle...Assn. for blind gets ISO 9001 certification...Juran Center names fellows...Web Watch...more.


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Keeping Current: June 2005

by QP Staff

Standalone biomed auditor certification offered.New ASQ tools prove quality pays.Medicare tackles healthcare quality.more.


Open Access

Keeping Current: May 2005

by QP Staff

ASQ to present medals...Frank Gryna dies...Revised Quality Toolbox published... Compliance and risk management benefits outweigh costs...more.


Open Access

Keeping Current: April 2005

by QP Staff

ASQ debuts index of customer quality perceptions...Healthcare conference focuses on redesigning care systems...Members to vote on bylaw changes...more.


Open Access

Keeping Current: March 2005

by QP Staff

ASQ sponsors community improvement projects... Healthcare groups announce quality initiatives... Quality Press offers new books and standards...more.


Open Access

Keeping Current: February 2005

by QP Staff

ANSI and ASQ restructure accreditation bodies... Commerce, Big Three partner to improve competitiveness...Standards provisions found in intelligence reform bills...more.


Open Access

Keeping Current: January 2005

by QP Staff

Four organizations get Baldrige Awards...ASQ’s economic case for quality study continues... Education conference now ASQ's second largest...Web Watch...more.


 


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