The Sigma Project

The Sigma Project Describes the Sigma Project. The Project, under way in a number of health care settings across Trent Regional Health Authority, is making dramatic productivity gains and improvement in the quality of care by adopting a radical approach to health care provision and setting exacting performance targets. The project is being spearheaded by a number of Trust chief executives and unit general managers. It involves 16 sites and nearly 30 individual initiatives at those sites. Pumppriming funding has been provided by the region. By going for a faultfree service and getting it right first time, large productivity gains are being made. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance Emerald Publishing

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Publisher
Emerald Publishing
Copyright
Copyright © Emerald Group Publishing Limited
ISSN
0952-6862
DOI
10.1108/09526869310048720
pmid
10132784
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Abstract

Describes the Sigma Project. The Project, under way in a number of health care settings across Trent Regional Health Authority, is making dramatic productivity gains and improvement in the quality of care by adopting a radical approach to health care provision and setting exacting performance targets. The project is being spearheaded by a number of Trust chief executives and unit general managers. It involves 16 sites and nearly 30 individual initiatives at those sites. Pumppriming funding has been provided by the region. By going for a faultfree service and getting it right first time, large productivity gains are being made.

Journal

International Journal of Health Care Quality AssuranceEmerald Publishing

Published: Jun 1, 1993

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