Current instrument options, according to
orthopaedic surgeons on the OMTEC Closing Panel, lead to changes in surgical planning, downtime between surgeries, significant cost assumed by the hospital or ASC and inventory management issues.
While Lean and Six Sigma remain popular approaches to manufacturing, alternatives exist for performance improvement. Operations Science is a method in which success is built by making
decisions using practical, scientific principles.
Manufacturers need not rely on go/no-go gaging methods. With non-contact video and multi-sensor systems, not only can 100% inspection be realized, but speed and throughput can increase due to automated measurement routines.
Success in outsourcing is complex and impacts your entire organization. Before you send a request for quotation, make sure you know why you're outsourcing, know what you're outsourcing, complete your due diligence and make sure your internal team is prepared.