FMEA, as name say, is a brainstorming process in which we all chance of product/process going wrong is thought, their effect analysed with level of severity, occurence and difficult level in detection of error.
where as control plan is reverse of this, its base plan which when followed will lead to controlled process in manufacturing and finally…[Read more]
I am pretty new to the concept of Hypothesis testing & just thought it may be usefull in the current scenario.
Just to add some light to this, my intention is to study the impact if the B products are directly subjected to Y test (like A products) instead of the current sequence of X followed by Y tests. Failures occur during bo…[Read more]
It fails if
1.CEO is not committed for Six Sigma
2.Measurement Culture (incubation period of big event) is not inculcated paitaintly before launching Six Sigma
3.Mindset of stakeholders not changed.(Show pilot success with high impact projects through this approach, get their buy-in.Talking will not help!Results will!!)
4.Business Performance…[Read more]
Pl. don’t mind tough replies.It’s part of the forum.Here is my honest rating based on my experience-
Strong Leadership and Top Management Commitment -4(Most Important)
Organizational Infrastructure -2
Company Cultural Change -4
Training and Development -3
I agree with GDS. If the processes are same, in normal course, it should not have large deviations. What is the spread? What are the variable? Would suggest a DoE on the process and measurement capability. How reliable is the measurement? Maybe there are certain factors that creep in at that location. DoE should help, I guess.
All the best.
CHITNIS replied to the topic Implementing Six-sigma in an organisation – Strategy in the forum Healthcare 17 years, 2 months ago
To answer your question in just one word, I would say “Yes”.
Six-Sigma is a philosophy that needs constant effort to make it work. It is like driving on highway where you can not afford to relax for even one moment. Entire organization needs to understand why to move to six-sigma and what are the advantage it is going to d…[Read more]
The final Six Sigma Presentation should be presented or sent to a governing council after evaluation by the Senior Technical and Executive People of the Domain who are related to the Six Sigma Work. The Council looks from a Quality/Depth/Correctness point of view. And the Domain people look from the correctness of the facts stated and the validity…[Read more]