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BPM trends can be used to implement process improvement
by Guidon Performance Solutions Published March 31, 2011
Experts suggest that paying attention to important trends in business process management (BPM) can benefit information technology (IT) architects and integration professionals as the economy recovers. Read More
New York county thrives due to Lean Six Sigma initiatives
by Guidon Performance Solutions Published March 30, 2011
Western New York's Erie County is flourishing as a result of Lean Six Sigma methodology. Read More
Lean Six Sigma initiatives could improve healthcare across the globe
by Guidon Performance Solutions Published March 29, 2011
Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS foundation trust, which runs King's Mill Hospital in Nottinghamshire, England, recently implemented people-focused continuous process improvement strategies with the help of consultant Unipart Expert Services, the Guardian reports. Read More
Awareness of data management can aid BPM efforts
by Guidon Performance Solutions Published March 29, 2011
According to Rajan Chandras of Information Week, business process management (BPM) and data governance initiatives are often embarked upon too independently of each other. Read More
Lean Six Sigma higher education programs can benefit both students and companies
by Guidon Performance Solutions Published March 29, 2011
A record number of University of Buffalo (UB) students have applied for the institution's 2011-2012 Six Sigma Black Belt Student Certification program, which is one of several that are offered by U.S. institutions. Read More
Lean Six Sigma strategies save pediatric hospital $2 million
by Guidon Performance Solutions Published March 28, 2011
Children's Specialized Hospital in New Brunswick, New Jersey was able to save in excess of $2 million last year by implementing Lean Six Sigma healthcare process improvement strategies, according to Fitch Ratings. Read More
Healthcare process improvement can implement change in days
by Guidon Performance Solutions Published March 25, 2011
Lean Six Sigma can revolutionize the quality, pace, and cost of hospital care in a matter of days, according to a new book by improvement specialist Jay Arthur. Read More
Lean Six Sigma could revolutionize university's computing system
by Guidon Performance Solutions Published March 25, 2011
Valdosta State University has released the results of its test of Lean Six Sigma methodology as a business process management strategy, which was intended to speed up the school's computing system. Read More
Lean Six Sigma methodology aids hospital's reorganization process
by Guidon Performance Solutions Published March 25, 2011
Lean Six Sigma was recently used to reorganize a hospital's health insurance validation process in the Dallas-Fort Worth area of Texas, according to a press release from CS Odessa. Read More
Lean Six Sigma summit helps identify areas of improvement within Indian industry
by Guidon Performance Solutions Published March 24, 2011
A Lean Six Sigma summit that was recently held in New Delhi concluded that quality maximization, waste minimization, cost-efficiency and customer satisfaction are the main areas on which Indian industry needs to focus, the Orissa Diary reports. Read More
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