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Title Exercise a Process Improvement Approach for Your Own Personal Wellness
Author(s) Jean Harvey
Source Quality Progress
Topic Performance Improvement
Abstract Systems thinking can be crucial to the understanding of processes in the human body since the output of one process is the input of another. A quality professional shows how a healthy lifestyle can be achieved and maintained by leveraging professional quality skills. Noting that preventing illness is more important than treating it, the author applies statistical thinking and evidence-based process management to scope improvement projects and improve personal processes. Sidebar articles explain how to get started on a personal wellness plan, diabetes as a complex process control problem, and why the author switched from jogging to walking.
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