Bytes and pieces: News you can use

Lean for patient care? Researchers at Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital conducted a study applying lean technology to streamline healthcare and reduce the numbers of patients that must be turned away.

Upcoming opportunities: PQ Systems will be exhibiting at AMTS (Advance Manufacturing Technology Show) October 21-22 at the Dayton Airport Expo Center in Dayton, OH. Please stop by and visit us at booth #505. The Quality Show will take place October 27-29 in Rosemont, IL. We invite you to visit PQ Systems at booth #716. You can register as our guest using the FREE code VIP716 through October 16.

Big data and statistics: Cool ideas in applied statistics that are really relevant for big data analysis.

Quality failures in supply chain: An investigation into the warehouse operation by means of an audit might very well have mitigated, or even prevented, the effects of the explosions at Tianjin, China.