root cause analysis

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15:46 Jun 9, 2009
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Tech/Engineering - Engineering: Industrial
Additional field(s): Management, Manufacturing
English term or phrase: root cause analysis
Definition from Lean Affiliates:
A process improvement and error or defect prevention tool that examines the individual processes within a system, identifies the control or decision points, and uses a series of why? questions to determine the reasons for variations in the process paths.

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  • In normal chaotic organizational environments it is often quite difficult to find candidates for root cause analysis because the situations which repeat are either distributed over time so one doesn't realize they are actually recurring, or the situation happens to different people so there isn't an awareness of the recurring nature of the situation.
  • On receipt of initial notification, the department will provide the hospital with a sentinel event reference number to be indicated on the root cause analysis, risk reduction action plan summary and other correspondence about the episode. Victorian State Government - Health
  • Root cause analysis (RCA) is a methodology for finding and correcting the most important reasons for performance problems. It differs from troubleshooting and problem-solving in that these disciplines typically seek solutions to specific difficulties, whereas RCA is directed at underlying issues.
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4pagrindinės priežasties analizė
Ugne Vitkute (X)
4Giliosios priežasties analizė
Elfegas Sinushas


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Giliosios priežasties analizė

Definition from own experience or research:
Analizė paremta „5 ar daugiau kodėl“ klausimų iškėlimu, kad būtų nustatytos pagrindinės problemos priežastys. Taikomas pvz.: blogos kokybės priežaščių analizei.

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  • Viena vertus, patys tarptautiniai dokumentai paremti gilios jaunimo nuskalstamoelgesio analizės pagrindu, kita vertus, akcentuojama tokio elgesio sąlygų ir priežaščių analizės svarba specialistų praktinėje veikloje. - Tarpt. stand. nepilnamečių justicijoje  
Elfegas Sinushas
Local time: 06:18
Native speaker of: Lithuanian
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pagrindinės priežasties analizė

Definition from own experience or research:
Pagrindinės priežasties analizės tikslas - nustatyti problemos priežastį ir ją panaikinti, užuot kovojus su jau iškilusia problema.

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  • Išsamus gedimo pobūdžio (dėl žmogiškųjų, techninių ir kitų veiksnių), klaidos potipio, intervencinių priemonių, trikties ir t. t. aprašas, kuriame taip pat nurodoma, kaip tiksliai nustatytos priežastys (preliminari analizė, pagrindinės priežasties analizė ir t. t.). - Eur-lex  
  • Audituojamasis subjektas turėtų atlikti bet kokio neatitikimo pagrindinės priežasties analizę, siekdamas nustatyti tinkamiausius koregavimo ir prevencinius veiksmus. - Eur-lex  
Ugne Vitkute (X)
Local time: 06:18
Native speaker of: Lithuanian
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