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Assessing the Impact of Systems Modelling in the Redesign of an Emergency Department

Citation
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.

Abstract

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.

Keywords
health; emergency department; system modelling; simulation; process mapping; evaluation

StatusPublished
EditorMustafee N
AuthorsMould Gillian, Bowers John, Dewar Colin, McGugan Elizabeth
Title of seriesOR Essentials
Publication date2016
URLhttp://www.palgrave.com/de/book/9781137573261
PublisherPalgrave MacMillan
Place of publicationBasingstoke
ISBN 978-1-137-57326-1
eISBN 978-1-137-57328-5
LanguageEnglish
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