Application of Management Approaches to Practice If viewing this through the Assignment tool, click the title above to go to the Submissions area.
The purpose of this assignment is to provide you with an opportunity to apply what you have learned to practice. This assignment will provide you with an
opportunity to learn more about two common management approaches to quality assurance, Six Sigma and Baldrige Performance Excellence Program
Select either the Six Sigma or Baldrige Performance Excellence Program. Research the program using the Web and/or the literature. Complete the assignment by
responding the following directives:
Briefly describe the history and purpose of the program you selected. Explain the mechanism for implementing the program in an organization.
Describe the health care environment you are either working in or hope to work in. Discuss application of the program to your work environment.
o Describe the benefits that might be achieved in your organization.
o What obstacles would you anticipate in implementing the program?
o Explain why you think adopting this program should or should not be attempted in your work environment?
Your final assignment should be 2-3 pages in length. Completed assignments should be submitted by the end of the Module 5