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Reduction of average lead time in outpatient service of obstetrics through six sigma methodology
(Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2015-12-24)
In hospital services, operations efficiency and healthcare quality are two critical factors since both define the financial sustainability of the hospitals as well as patient health, safety and satisfaction. For this reason, ...
A contrast between dematel-anp and anp methods for six sigma project selection: a case study in healthcare industry
(BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 2015-09-04)
The project selection process is a crucial step for healthcare organizations at the moment of implementing six sigma programs in both administrative and caring processes. However, six-sigma project selection is often ...
Diagnóstico de problemáticas asistenciales en clínicas y hospitales de Barranquilla
(Revista de salud pública, 2015-08-12)
Objetivo Identificar y evaluar las principales problemáticas asistenciales en clínicas y hospitales de la ciudad de Barranquilla, Colombia. Método Estudio descriptivo aplicado a población de clínicas  y hospitales ...
Use of six sigma methodology to reduce appointment lead-time in obstetrics outpatient department
(Universidad de la Costa, 2016-08-18)
This paper focuses on the issue of longer appointment lead-time in the obstetrics outpatient department of a maternal-child hospital in Colombia. Because of extended appointment lead-time, women with high-risk pregnancy ...