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Improving healthcare quality and cost with six sigma

Author: Brett E Trusko
Publisher: Indianapolis : Financial Times Prentice Hall, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Introduces Six Sigma from the standpoint of the healthcare professional, showing how to implement it in real-world environments. This guide offers step-by-step methodologies, tools, and metrics. It  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Brett E Trusko
ISBN: 9780131741713 0131741713
OCLC Number: 75087974
Description: xxii, 472 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Trends in the Heathcare Industy --
Excellence and Improvement Challenges --
Applicability of Six Sigma in Healthcare --
The Healthcare Opportunity --
Six Sigma Methodology --
Measure and Analyse Methods and Tools --
Solving Problems (Improve and Control) --
Case Study Introducetion and Profiles --
Clinical Case Studies --
Operational Case Studies --
Implementing a Six Sigma Culture --
Lean Six Sigma in Healthcare --
The Road Ahead --
Appendix A --
Appendix B.
Responsibility: Brett E. Trusko [and others].
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