Optimising Health Care Production in Hospitals

Coordinators: Niels Chr. Petersen  and Ole Olesen

Managing a hospital ward involves an assessment of patient flows and the efficient use of resources. Without a comprehensive approach to managing these factors, wards cannot operate efficiently. This, among other things, requires a thorough understanding of patient flows, the ability to book patients for treatment in an efficient and comprehensive way, and efficient methods to allocate available personnel resources. The main areas for research on resource optimization at hospitals will be:

See selected research projects:

  • Capacity and performance planning using simulation. Contact person: N. C. Petersen 
  • Optimal ward based booking systems for elective patients. Contact person: N. C. Petersen
  • Duty rosters for a ward. Contact person: N. C. Petersen


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