O'Reilly logo

Improving Healthcare Quality and Cost with Six Sigma by Praveen Gupta, Dr. H. James Harrington, Carolyn Pexton, Dr. Brett E. Trusko

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 8. Case Study Introduction and Profiles

During the mid-1990s, the healthcare industry began searching for better process improvement models. Past re-engineering efforts and quality programs had failed to sufficiently address systemic inefficiencies or deliver sustainable results. Short-term cost-cutting measures may have presented a better financial picture temporarily, but the gains ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required