Chapter (in Edited Book) ()
Mould G, Bowers J, Dewar C & McGugan E (2016) Assessing the Impact of Systems Modelling in the Redesign of an Emergency Department. In: Mustafee N (ed.). Operational Research for Emergency Planning in Healthcare: Volume 2. OR Essentials, Basingstoke: Palgrave MacMillan, pp. 31-47.
An evaluation of the benefits of two complementary approaches to systems modelling: process mapping and simulation. The evaluation includes both a qualitative assessment of the impact of the modelling and a statistcial co-varnace analysis of the effect on patient-time in the Emergency Department of changes stimulated by the modelling.
health; emergency department; system modelling; simulation; process mapping; evaluation
|Authors||Mould Gillian, Bowers John, Dewar Colin, McGugan Elizabeth|
|Title of series||OR Essentials|
|Place of publication||Basingstoke|