# Simulation

Topics: Physician, 3rd millennium Pages: 2 (318 words) Published: March 21, 2013
A. The simulation model

B. The number of patients treated every week and the waiting time for each patient

| Number of patients treated| Waiting time for each patient (Min)| Outpatient department| 39| 2465|
Inpatient department| 542| 3616|

C. Some changes in the resource levels
I. Each shift includes 2 admission secretaries

| Number of patients treated| Waiting time for each patient (Min)| Outpatient department| 39| 2515|
Inpatient department| 544| 3602|

II. Each shift includes 4 nurses

| Number of patients treated| Waiting time for each patient (Min)| Outpatient department| 39| 2465|
Inpatient department| 542| 3616|

III. Each shift includes 10 doctors

| Number of patients treated| Waiting time for each patient (Min)| Outpatient department| 238| 3358|
Inpatient department| 542| 3609|

IV. The number of beds in the “inpatient” department is increased 10

| Number of patients treated| Waiting time for each patient (Min)| Outpatient department| 39| 2465|
Inpatient department| 542| 3616|

V. All these changes are implemented at the same time.

| Number of patients treated| Waiting time for each patient (Min)| Outpatient department| 20| 1234|
Inpatient department| 1107| 664|

D. The new simulation model including new information

E. The number of patients treated every week and the waiting time for each patient

| Number of patients treated| Waiting time for each patient (Min)| Outpatient department| 39| 2464|
Inpatient department| 435| 3639|
Intensive treatment| 75| 4575|

F. Some changes
i. Each shift includes 5 specialized doctors

| Number of patients treated| Waiting time for each patient (Min)| Outpatient department| 39| 2464|
Inpatient department| 435| 3639|
Intensive treatment| 75| 4575|

ii. The number of intensive care beds is increased to 5

| Number of...