Our experience suggests that while many organizations have very comprehensive, detailed and documented Quality Management System, teams and people inside the organizations find it difficult to follow the policies, procedures, and guidelines consistently. The primary obstacles tend to be lack of systematic support, training and, process clarity.
One of the best ways to ensure documented Quality Management System (QMS) processes and procedures are followed consistently is by implementing them as cross-functional workflows with a workflow management system like ZFlow (the workflow engine upon which KaizenKit is based). Quality Management workflows checkoff all the aspects (as shown below) of an effective quality management system.
Industry Standard Quality Management Systems