BUSINESS STATISTICS

Part 1:

“Variation and Statistical Thinking Strategy”

 

Compare and contrast the fundamental differences between special-cause variation and common-cause variation. Provide one (1) business process example of each variation to support your response.

 

Part 2:

Explain the importance of variation to health-care organizations and answer the following questions.

 

  1. What might be the key processes for health-care organizations?
  2. What are the potential common causes of variation that would have an impact on the key processes of health-care organizations?
  3. What special causes might be more important than the others?
  4. How might health-care organizations’ business environment be dynamic and change over time?