measures of effectiveness


measures of effectiveness
In naval mine warfare, any sweep used with the object of physically contacting the mine or its appendages.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • Effectiveness — is the capability of producing a desired effect (i.e. result). When something is deemed effective (adjective), it means it has an intended or expected outcome, or produces a deep, vivid impression.[1] “The effectiveness of the advertisement was… …   Wikipedia

  • Overall equipment effectiveness — (OEE) is a hierarchy of metrics which evaluates and indicates how effectively a manufacturing operation is utilized. The results are stated in a generic form which allows comparison between manufacturing units in differing industries. It is not… …   Wikipedia

  • Organizational effectiveness — is the concept of how effective an organization is in achieving the outcomes the organization intends to produce.[1] The idea of organizational effectiveness is especially important for non profit organizations as most people who donate money to… …   Wikipedia

  • Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set — The Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) is a widely used set of performance measures in the managed care industry, developed and maintained by the National Committee for Quality Assurance. HEDIS was designed to allow… …   Wikipedia

  • Aid effectiveness — is the effectiveness of development aid in achieving economic or human development (or development targets). Aid agencies are always looking for new ways to improve aid effectiveness, including conditionality, capacity building and support for… …   Wikipedia

  • Comparative effectiveness research — (CER) is the direct comparison of existing health care interventions to determine which work best for which patients and which pose the greatest benefits and harms. The core question of comparative effectiveness research is which treatment works… …   Wikipedia

  • economy, efficiency, and effectiveness — The primary performance measures for an operating system In order for a system to be effectively managed, it is necessary to have feedback. Economy requires feedback on the cost of the inputs to a system. Efficiency measures how successfully the… …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • Cost-effectiveness analysis — (CEA) is a form of economic analysis that compares the relative costs and outcomes (effects) of two or more courses of action. Cost effectiveness analysis is distinct from cost benefit analysis, which assigns a monetary value to the measure of… …   Wikipedia

  • Overall Labor Effectiveness — (OLE) is a key performance indicator (KPI) that measures the utilization, performance, and quality of the workforce and its impact on productivity. Similar to Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE), OLE measures availability, performance, and… …   Wikipedia

  • P and R Measures — are the statistics used to evaluate the efficiency and effectiveness of business processes, particularly automated business processes.The P measures are the Process measures these statistics that record the number of times things occur. Examples… …   Wikipedia