TY - CHAP A1 - Svante Lifvergren A2 - Bo Bergman ED1 - Tauseef Aized Y1 - 2012-08-01 PY - 2012 T1 - Improving 'Improvement' by Refocusing Learning: Experiences from an -Initially- Unsuccessful Six Sigma Project in Healthcare N2 - In order to survive in a modern and competitive environment, organizations need to carefully organize their activities regarding quality management. TQM and six sigma are the approaches that have been successful in solving intricate quality problems in products and services. This volume can help those who are interested in the quality management field to understand core ideas along with contemporary efforts done in the field and authored as case studies in this volume. This volume may be useful to students, academics and practitioners across diversified disciplines. BT - Total Quality Management and Six Sigma SP - Ch. 2 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/46083 DO - 10.5772/46083 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-05-06 ER -