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    create a DMAIC process for a healthcare project in which is also known as a project charter.

    Define the project. What makes your project suitable for DMAIC analysis?
    Measures
    Include how they were ascertained.
    Include appropriate and relative metrics
    Analyze data to determine the root causes and how to improve the outcomes.
    What quality tools could you use?
    Identify a single improvement strategy based on the probability of success.
    What strategy is most likely to succeed?
    What controls might be put in place to ensure the continuation of the process improvement?

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    The DMAIC Process in Healthcare

    The DMAIC methodology is a quality improvement approach that divides project improvement work into five phases: define, measure, analyse, improve, and control (Barry 2013)
    Create a DMAIC process for a healthcare project in which is also known as a project charter.
    Define the project. What makes your project suitable for DMAIC analysis?
    Defining the project
    Reducing delay in dispensing of discharge medicines using DMAIC in hospital X
    This project is suitable for DMAIC because:
    Delays in dispensing medicines can create costs for admitted being discharged patients
    Healthcare costs are increasing by the day and making healthcare efficient helps arrest costs

    Measures
    I would involve staff representatives from the medicine, nursing and pharmacy departments to develop process maps to help understand current processes involved in prescription and dispensing of medicines upon patient discharge and to get insight into the factors ...

    Solution Summary

    Given the need to increase efficiency in health care delivery, the DMAIC process becomes handy in achieving this initiative. This solution presents a guide that can be applied by a student in conducting a health care improvement project using the DMAIC process.

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