Do you know who is Deming? Do Doctors Need Deming?

Do doctors need Deming?  
A paper from 1993 which is so true !


Does Health Care is a High Reliability industry?

The high reliability industry like nuclear station and aviation have some common habits.

How we can do better? Please see Dr. Pronovost’s comments from recent JAMA paper.

Ponovost PJ, Berenholtz SM, Needham DM. A framework for health care organizations to develop and evaluate a safety scorecard. JAMA. 2007 Nov 7;298(17):2063-5

Industry Engineering and Operational Research in Health Care

Regenstrief Center for Healthcare Engineering at Purdue University

IE Meeting

OR Notes

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