What is DOE?
When it comes to the definition, it can be defined as, Design of experiments (DOE) is a methodical, demanding approach to engineering problem-solving that applies principles and techniques at the data collection stage so as to safeguard the generation of valid, defensible, and manageable engineering conclusions.
What is SPC?
SPC is the technique of determining and controlling quality by monitoring the manufacturing process. Quality data is collected in the form of product or process measurements or readings from various machines or instrumentation.
What is Data Science?
Its might be surprising that how we use data science I n everyday life, Marketing campaigns, Uber, Siri, price comparison sites, Amazon recommendations, gaming and image recognition, are all powered, to varying degrees, by data science.
Lean, also known as “Lean Manufacturing” or “Lean Production,” focuses on maximizing customer value by removing waste and eliminating defects. Lean tools are about understanding the process, looking for waste, preventing mistakes and documenting what you did.
Can you trust your data?
That's the very first question we need to ask when we perform a statistical analysis. If the data's no good, it doesn't matter what statistical methods we employ, nor how much expertise we have in analyzing data. If we start with bad data, we'll end up with unreliable results. Garbage in, garbage out, as they say.
On the heels of Healthcare Quality Week last week, we wanted to share our conversation with Dr. Sandy Fogel, the surgical quality officer at Carilion Clinic in Roanoke, VA.