Handbook of Healthcare Logistics: Bridging the Gap between Theory and Practice

Maartje Elisabeth Zonderland (Editor), Richard Boucherie (Editor), Erwin W. Hans (Editor), Nikky Kortbeek (Editor)

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Abstract

This book presents healthcare logistics solutions that have been successfully implemented at a variety of healthcare facilities. In each case, a major challenge is presented, along with the solution approach and implementation steps, followed by the impact on hospital operations. Problems encountered when implementing the results in practice are also discussed.

Much of the work presented is drawn from the experiences of members of the Center for Healthcare Operations Improvement and Research (CHOIR) at Twente, along with the CHOIR spin-off company, Rhythm.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherSpringer
Number of pages259
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-030-60212-3
ISBN (Print)978-3-030-60211-6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2021

Publication series

NameInternational Series in Operations Research & Management Science
PublisherSpringer
Volume302
ISSN (Print)0884-8289
ISSN (Electronic)2214-7934

Keywords

  • Health care management
  • Health care modelling
  • Health care logistics
  • Healthcare management
  • Healthcare planning

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