Control Charts

Control charts, also known as Shewhart Charts or Statistical Process Control Charts (SPCC) are tools used to determine if a process is in a state of statistical control, or how much variation exists in a process. Like run charts, they are graphs of data over time.


To learn more about Control Charts please refer to the  Institute for Healthcare Improvement website. You may need to take a moment and register with the IHI for more in-depth information.


It is recommended that participants refresh their understanding of measurement from the two day Clinical Practice Improvement / Driver Diagram workshop and review the Quality Tools on the CEC Quality Improvement Academy Website, in particular:

Video Links (IHI)


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