Statistical Process Improvement
Georgetown University

Case Study

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To use statistical process control effectively, you need to know which type of control chart is the right type.  It all depends on what data you are analyzing and how many observations you have per time period and other similar criteria. Take a look at this video to decide which chart is right for your data You Tube►

This exercise allows you to examine how quality of hospital care is evaluated through data obtained from electronic health records.  Download► Woods' Slides►


This page is part of the course on Statistical Process Control, the lecture on Comparison of Rates.  This presentation was based on Alemi F, Rom W,  Eisenstein E. Risk adjusted control charts for health care assessment.  Annals of Operations Research, 1996. Created on Tuesday, September 17, 1996.  Most recent revision 03/29/19.