An innovative algorithm for planning and scheduling healthcare units with the aim of reducing the length of stay for patients (Case study: Cardiac SurgeryWard of Razavi Hospital of Mashhad)

Mohammad Sadeghi; Parisa Niloofar; Mohsen Ziaee; Zahra Mojaradi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , June 2017, , Pages 90-104

http://dx.doi.org/10.22116/jiems.2017.51965

Abstract
  One of the key applications of operational research in health systems management is to improve the mechanism of resource allocation and program planning in order to increase the system efficiency. This study seeks to offer an innovative method for the planning and scheduling of health service units with ...  Read More