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p-chart: The Pick of the Litter?. Presented by Matthew Savage. Introduction. What are process improvement (PI) or control charts? Which process improvement chart is the pick of the litter? Which process improvement charts are full of fleas? The recommended approach.

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P chart the pick of the litter

p-chart:The Pick of the Litter?

Presented by Matthew Savage


Introduction
Introduction

  • What are process improvement (PI) or control charts?

  • Which process improvement chart is the pick of the litter?

  • Which process improvement charts are full of fleas?

  • The recommended approach.


Types of PI or control charts

Measurement control charts

  • Individuals and Moving Range (X-Mr chart)

  • X-Bar & Range chart

  • X-Bar & Sigma chart

  • Others: Median, Cusum, Moving Average

    Attributes control charts

  • Nonconforming items (p-chart, np-chart)

  • Nonconformities per subgroup (c-chart, u-chart)


Purpose of a control chart

  • Minimize the chance of making two types of mistakes.

    • Overcontrol

    • Undercontrol

  • Help you decide when to react and when not to react.

    • Special cause variation

    • Common cause variation



Benefits of attributes charts

  • Easy to understand data in percent form

  • Percent of _____ measure is common

  • Ratios are commonly used – per 1,000 patient days

  • Puts data in perspective

  • c-charts are easy to create and use


Common problems with p-charts

  • Large samples (denominator)

  • Small samples

  • Rare events

  • Understanding of control limits

  • Detecting sample-to-sample variation

  • Plotting positive vs. negative occurrences & effect on control limits











Recommended approach

  • Continue to present data in percentage form

  • Consider a Dashboard chart for a snapshot

  • Consider a Run chart for basic audience

  • Consider an Individuals (X) chart

  • Migrate toward an Individuals chart and Moving Range chart (X-Mr)









Questions are welcome
Questions are welcome

Contact Information:

Matthew Savage

[email protected]

937-885-2255


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