Simulation of operational processes in hospital emergency units as lean healthcare tool

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Andreia Macedo Gomes; Pedro Senna Vieira; Augusto da Cunha Reis;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Instituto Federal de Educação, Ciência e Tecnologia de São Paulo (IFSP)
  • Journal: Independent Journal of Management & Production (issn: 2236-269X)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.14807/ijmp.v8i5.607
  • Subject: Management. Industrial management | Lean Healthcare | HD28-70 | Simulation; Lean Healthcare; Lean philosophy, hospital | Simulation | Lean philosophy, hospital

Recently, the Lean philosophy is gaining importance due to a competitive environment, which increases the need to reduce costs. Lean practices and tools have been applied to manufacturing, services, supply chain, startups and, the next frontier is healthcare. Most lean ... View more
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