Learner Login FAQ +1-650-690-2515
What Does SIPOC Stand For?

What Does SIPOC Stand For?

SIPOC stands for Supplier, Input, Process, Output, and Customer. A SIPOC is a high-level map of a process that is ordered from start to finish. To see an example of a SIPOC in action at the Bahama Bistro and download a free SIPOC map, click here!  

Read More
What Should Be Captured In A SIPOC?

What should be captured in a SIPOC?

Expanded Question: I am working on a SIPOC diagram for an urgent care facility. The test facility is the Supplier. I can't figure out the Input, but the Output was provided which is Diagnosis and the Customer is the Doctor and Patient. I was thinking the test itself would be…

Read More
Infographic: What Is A SIPOC?

Infographic: What is a SIPOC?

The following elaborates on the infographic above: A SIPOC is a high-level view of a process. It stands for Suppliers, Inputs, Process, Outputs, and Customers. A SIPOC is ordered from start to finish. In conversational English, every Process starts with Suppliers, who provide Inputs to the Process, which results in…

Read More
Lean Six Sigma: SIPOC Infographic

Lean Six Sigma: SIPOC Infographic

The following elaborates on the infographic above: A SIPOC is a high-level view of a process. It stands for Suppliers, Inputs, Process, Outputs, and Customers. A SIPOC is ordered from start to finish. In conversational English, every Process starts with Suppliers, who provide Inputs to the Process, which results in…

Read More
Using A SIPOC To Leverage Control And Influence

Using a SIPOC to Leverage Control and Influence

We spend countless time in meetings discussing roles, responsibilities and accountabilities. Yet, I find managers and associates still have misunderstandings about what they’ve been asked to do and what it is they are responsible for. A tool I use when implementing Lean Six Sigma that leaders, managers and associates have…

Read More
SIPOC

SIPOC

A SIPOC is a high-level view of a process. It stands for Suppliers, Inputs, Process, Outputs, and Customers. A SIPOC is ordered from start to finish. In conversational English, every Process starts with Suppliers, who provide Inputs to the Process, which results in an Output that is delivered to Customers.…

Read More