Sara Kraeutler's Senior Capstone Project Systems Diagram…
Sara Kraeutler's Senior Capstone Project Systems Diagram
Consider scientific, technological, economic, social, and political merits of possible solutions
Is the cost of automation and testing worthwhile for Hollister Medical?
Would this be something worthwhile in implementing in other parts of the plant?
does automation increase/decrease the amount of people needed for testing/financial contributions
Could this affect patients quality of life? Improve or make worse?
What kind of materials would be best to make the device out of?
Is automated quality engineering a better system for Hollister?
Corporate companies in the FDA
trade agreement for international distribution
Does the barrier mix affect how well the seal is attached?
forces acting on table
taking a long-term perspective on how the problem came to exist and what it means for the future
How have they previously performed these tests?
What have they results they have gotten shown?
Is there anything wrong with the quality enginnering they are doing now? Uncertainty in their data?
What does the manufacturing operation look like?
engage diverse stakeholders
Internal vs. External Stakeholders
Recognize how your work fits in with the bigger picture
Increase quality control results at Hollister
Improve efficiency in testing methods
Evaluate system-wide impacts of possible solutions
Effects this would have on other parts of the plants
Efffect for other companies
Practicality of what this would do for quality engineering methods
Results as seen in japan vs America in the future
Cost effects of improvement
improvements for users
Employ sound science in your study
Multiple Rounds of testing in similar conditions
ALOT of background research is essential and full understanding of the issue before testing can begin
explicitly address political/cultural contexts
FDA Regulations Hollister is subject to
Japanese Market showcases the future
Ostomy Bags in 3rd World Countries
Customer Complaint Correlation and solution
quality of life of patients
who are the customers?
1st time users/ % that change from what they are given
How they reach customers?
understanding the bigger system within which your problem exists
purpose of tensile test
Who is Hollister and what do they do?
purpose of shaker test
What is an ostomy bag?
purpose of quality engineering
Pieces of an Ostomy bag and how are they manufactured
History of Ostomy Bag
How is an stony bag used?
Identify where outside expertise is needed
How to design a machine
Best materials and methods to fabricate machine
Hollister Medical Group
Previous quality engineering methods
Ability to work at Hollister