Criteria for Performance ExcellenceAs of February 1, 2013, printed copies of the 2011-2012 Criteria are no longer being distributed by the Baldrige Program. Printed copies may be purchased in packets of 10 from ASQ.
The 2011-2012 Criteria for Performance Excellence (referred to as the Business/Nonprofit Criteria) is used by businesses and nonprofit organizations.
Optional Self-Analysis Worksheet - Microsoft Word Version
This optional worksheet can be used in conjunction with the Health Care Criteria for Performance Excellence to accelerate your improvement journey by doing simple self-analysis. After responding to the Criteria questions, use this worksheet to identify your own strengths and opportunities for improvement and establish goals and action plans.
Baldrige Criteria for Performance Excellence Framework
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