A2Q

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AcronymDefinition
A2QApproach to Quality (descriptor for problem solving logic)
A2QAssessment to Quality
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Health education england (hee) is pleased to invite tenders for a one-year contract to evaluate and develop the evidence base for our risk-based approach to quality assurance, which is currently based on our quality strategy, quality framework and handbook and intensive support framework.
As such, this shift of focus will help some food manufacturers align the quality function with the same thinking and begin to take a more preventive approach to quality programs and systems.
Roth, a consultant who has worked in the corporate world and taught management theory, reviews management theories like Six Sigma, downsizing, competition, performance appraisals, quality improvement and Baldrige criteria, and management by objective and their problems, and offers alternatives to enable a more positive work culture, such as the systems approach to quality improvement, creating more productive executives, designing more profitable businesses, improving workplace ethics, emphasizing a development ethic over a work ethic, better training, improving safety, focusing unions on wider issues, and updating the concept of laissez-faire economics.
Taiwan), is an approach to quality that focuses on the design stage, rather than manufacturing processes or a final inspection.
However, all organisations funded by the NHS are now required to publish an account of their approach to quality.
He said: "We would like to commend the hospice on its achievements, structured approach to quality improvement and full engagement with its patients, families and staff.
The award was established in honour of Dr Armand Val Feigenbaum, the president and CEO of General Systems Company, known as the "Father of Total Quality Control" and the founder of Total Quality Management, the approach to quality and profitability that has profoundly influenced management strategy and productivity in the competition for world markets.
Mike Putnam, president of Sequence Inc, said, 'The coupling of validation and calibration services presents our clients with a streamlined approach to quality.
We are convinced that the hotel's facilities, in combination with our personalised service delivery and the Swiss approach to quality, will appeal to domestic and international travellers alike.
AZ Nurses Association is proud to partner with Mesa Community College to bring Disney's Approach to Quality Service program, presented by the world renowned Disney Institute, to the Phoenix area on August 4, 2010.
Valumetrix Services helps labs increase capacity, eliminate waste, overcome labor shortages, and improve quality using Process Excellence, the systematic approach to quality and operational process improvements.
Their powerful distribution capability, in combination with a selective approach to quality product, is a great fit for USFA," said Mark Roberts, USFA vice president of marketing.