Using Queuing Theory and Simulation Modelling to Reduce Waiting Times in An Iranian Emergency Department
Hourvash Akbari Haghighinejad
Seyed Ali Hesami
- Publisher: Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
International Journal of Community Based Nursing and Midwifery,
(issn: 2322-2476, eissn: 2322-4835)
Original Article | Queuing theory | RT1-120 | R | Length of stay | Computer simulation | Hospital bed capacity | Medicine | Nursing | Emergency department
Background: Hospital emergencies have an essential role in health care systems. In the last decade, developed countries have paid great attention to overcrowding crisis in emergency departments. Simulation analysis of complex models for which conditions will change over...