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  • Steven Prevette

    RE: What is the Role of a Quality analysis

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    It would help to have a little more context for this question. For example, you could be referring to inspection activities, Gage R&R, data analysis and trending, root cause analysis . . .

  • Milton Benn

    RE: Measures for Inventory/Supply Chain Managem...

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    Some KPI's could include: Negative change costs or Cost of Poor Quality caused by the supply chain Response time to nonconformance reports (NCRs) issued to the supply chain Number of NCRs issued to a supplier versus order volume. Delivery...

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    Toyota method of calculating lean savings - conversion...

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    Hello All, I am looking for some information related to Toyota's method of calculating lean savings. Specifically I am looking for information related to their level 5 conversion for lean savings. Unfortuantely since I do not know much information...

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Hospitals Save $1.3B Through Quality Initiative

More than 1,500 hospitals improved care for more than 143,000 patients since January 2012 through a joint initiative between two major healthcare advocacy organizations, in addition to saving more than $1.3 billion, according to a statement from the Health Research & Educational Trust (HRET). The hospitals participated in the Hospital Engagement Network (HEN), a collaboration between HRET and the American Hospital Association (AHA) that aims to reduce harm by 40% and slash readmissions by 20%.

ACOs Leverage Data Analytics for Quality Care

Data analytics are a necessary ingredient for insurers creating accountable care organizations because they're key to helping providers improve the quality of care they deliver to ACO participants. Salt Lake City-based Intermountain Healthcare collects data from its clinical and financial systems to create "data marts" that focus on certain areas of analysis, reported Health Data Management (HDM). "We place that data into our enterprise data warehouse and then we do analytic processes on that, learning and

Car Surround View Cameras Next Big Thing in Auto Safety

Backup cameras will prevent only one in three backup deaths. Cost is too high (millions per life) to mandate better technologies. Surround view cameras could be the next big thing in automotive safety. They cost more and do more for safety than the long-delayed rear camera that will be required on all 2018 cars. A properly implemented surround view system—with cameras on all four sides—will guard against backover deaths as well as more commonplace damage

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