Quality Tools - Run Charts: Variation and Trends

This post is part 2 in the Center for Systems Improvement series on run charts. We discuss how variation is present in all processes and the two types of variation we are looking for in run chart interpretation - common cause and special cause variation. The use of run chart rules to differentiate between the two types of variation is introduced with an explanation of the run chart rule for trends. Subsequent posts will cover the other run chart rules.

Duration = 11 min. 27 sec.

Brought to you by Center for Systems Improvement.

Continuing Education made simple. We get it: it’s not easy keeping up with training records and CE requirements. This is why EMS professionals & agencies nationwide trust EMS1 Academy to provide relevant CE on an easy-to-use learning platform. Access over 180 evidence-based and CAPCE-accredited courses. Get a free demo now

Request info from Center for Systems Improvement

Thank You!

By submitting your information, you agree to be contacted by the selected vendor(s).

Join the discussion

Copyright © 2020 ems1.com. All rights reserved.