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Health Care Management Science

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Volume 21, issue 4, 2018

Scheduling internal medicine resident rotations to ensure fairness and facilitate continuity of care pp. 461-474 Downloads
Ruben A. Proano and Akshit Agarwal
The impact of e-visits on patient access to primary care pp. 475-491 Downloads
Xiang Zhong, Peter Hoonakker, Philip A. Bain, Albert J. Musa and Jingshan Li
Decreasing patient length of stay via new flexible exam room allocation policies in ambulatory care clinics pp. 492-516 Downloads
Vahab Vahdat, Jacqueline Griffin and James E. Stahl
An expected coverage model with a cutoff priority queue pp. 517-533 Downloads
Soovin Yoon and Laura A. Albert
Diabetes and the hospitalized patient pp. 534-553 Downloads
Nisha Nataraj, Julie Simmons Ivy, Fay Cobb Payton and Joseph Norman
Overflow models for the admission of intensive care patients pp. 554-572 Downloads
Yin-Chi Chan, Eric W. M. Wong, Gavin Joynt, Paul Lai and Moshe Zukerman
A supply model for nurse workforce projection in Malaysia pp. 573-586 Downloads
Zuraida Abal Abas, Mohamad Raziff Ramli, Mohamad Ishak Desa, Nordin Saleh, Ainul Nadziha Hanafiah, Nuraini Aziz, Zaheera Zainal Abidin, Abdul Samad Shibghatullah, Ahmad Fadzli Nizam Abdul Rahman and Haslinda Musa
An efficient method for kidney allocation problem: a credibility-based fuzzy common weights data envelopment analysis approach pp. 587-603 Downloads
Sahar Ahmadvand and Mir Saman Pishvaee
Population-level intervention and information collection in dynamic healthcare policy pp. 604-631 Downloads
Lauren E. Cipriano and Thomas A. Weber
Optimal timing of drug sensitivity testing for patients on first-line tuberculosis treatment pp. 632-646 Downloads
Sze-chuan Suen, Margaret L. Brandeau and Jeremy D. Goldhaber-Fiebert

Volume 21, issue 3, 2018

RFID-based information visibility for hospital operations: exploring its positive effects using discrete event simulation pp. 305-316 Downloads
Daniel A. Asamoah, Ramesh Sharda, Howard N. Rude and Derek Doran
Simulation-based approximate policy iteration for dynamic patient scheduling for radiation therapy pp. 317-325 Downloads
Yasin Gocgun
Technical and scale efficiency in public and private Irish nursing homes – a bootstrap DEA approach pp. 326-347 Downloads
Shiovan Ni Luasa, Declan Dineen and Marta Zieba
Identifying congestion levels, sources and determinants on intensive care units: the Portuguese case pp. 348-375 Downloads
Diogo Ferreira and Rui Cunha Marques
Two-MILP models for scheduling elective surgeries within a private healthcare facility pp. 376-392 Downloads
Hejer Khlif Hachicha and Farah Zeghal Mansour
Technical efficiency of nursing homes: do five-star quality ratings matter? pp. 393-400 Downloads
Rajendra Dulal
An in-depth discussion and illustration of partial least squares structural equation modeling in health care pp. 401-408 Downloads
Necmi Kemal Avkiran
Efficiency of physician specialist groups pp. 409-425 Downloads
Lukas Kwietniewski and Jonas Schreyögg
Does participation in health information exchange improve hospital efficiency? pp. 426-438 Downloads
Daniel M. Walker
Inventory management of reusable surgical supplies pp. 439-459 Downloads
Adam Diamant, Joseph Milner, Fayez Quereshy and Bo Xu

Volume 21, issue 2, 2018

Editorial: IMA health 2016 pp. 157-158 Downloads
Thierry Chaussalet, Chiristos Vasilakis and Martin Pitt
Modelling for the proposed roll-out of the ‘111’ service in Wales: a case study pp. 159-176 Downloads
Mark Tuson, Tracey England, Doris Behrens, Richard Bowen, Dorothy Edwards, John Frankish and Jude Kay
Redesigning the diagnostic pathway for chest pain patients in emergency departments pp. 177-191 Downloads
Sebastian Rachuba, Andrew Salmon, Zhivko Zhelev and Martin Pitt
Modeling the critical care pathway for cardiothoracic surgery pp. 192-203 Downloads
Nicolas Bahou, Claire Fenwick, Gillian Anderson, Robert Meer and Tony Vassalos
Performance and cost evaluation of health information systems using micro-costing and discrete-event simulation pp. 204-223 Downloads
Olfa Rejeb, Claire Pilet, Sabri Hamana, Xiaolan Xie, Thierry Durand, Saber Aloui, Anne Doly, Pierre Biron, Lionel Perrier and Vincent Augusto
Cognitive workload reduction in hospital information systems pp. 224-243 Downloads
Daniel Gartner, Yiye Zhang and Rema Padman
A stochastic tabu search algorithm to align physician schedule with patient flow pp. 244-258 Downloads
Nazgol Niroumandrad and Nadia Lahrichi
Patient choice modelling: how do patients choose their hospitals? pp. 259-268 Downloads
Honora Smith, Christine Currie, Pornpimol Chaiwuttisak and Andreas Kyprianou
Predicting elderly patient length of stay in hospital and community care using a series of conditional Coxian phase-type distributions, further conditioned on a survival tree pp. 269-280 Downloads
Andrew S. Gordon, Adele H. Marshall and Mariangela Zenga
A multi-state approach to patients affected by chronic heart failure pp. 281-291 Downloads
Francesco Grossetti, Francesca Ieva and Anna Maria Paganoni
Regional variation in hospitalisation and mortality in heart failure: comparison of England and Lombardy using multistate modelling pp. 292-304 Downloads
Alex Bottle, Chiara Maria Ventura, Kumar Dharmarajan, Paul Aylin, Francesca Ieva and Anna Maria Paganoni

Volume 21, issue 1, 2018

Operations research in intensive care unit management: a literature review pp. 1-24 Downloads
Jie Bai, Andreas Fügener, Jan Schoenfelder and Jens O. Brunner
A widening gap? Static and dynamic performance differences between specialist and general hospitals pp. 25-36 Downloads
Antonio Vera, Pythagoras Petratos and Torsten Oliver Salge
Modeling and designing health care payment innovations for medical imaging pp. 37-51 Downloads
Hui Zhang, Christian Wernz and Danny R. Hughes
Forecasting the medical workforce: a stochastic agent-based simulation approach pp. 52-75 Downloads
Mário Amorim Lopes, Álvaro Santos Almeida and Bernardo Almada-Lobo
Profit efficiency of physician practices: a stochastic frontier approach using panel data pp. 76-86 Downloads
Lukas Kwietniewski and Jonas Schreyögg
Chemotherapy appointment scheduling under uncertainty using mean-risk stochastic integer programming pp. 87-104 Downloads
Michelle Alvarado and Lewis Ntaimo
Optimal healthcare decision making under multiple mathematical models: application in prostate cancer screening pp. 105-118 Downloads
Dimitris Bertsimas, John Silberholz and Thomas Trikalinos
A strategic gaming model for health information exchange markets pp. 119-130 Downloads
Diego A. Martinez, Felipe Feijoo, Jose L. Zayas-Castro, Scott Levin and Tapas K. Das
An agent-based simulation model of patient choice of health care providers in accountable care organizations pp. 131-143 Downloads
Abdullah Alibrahim and Shinyi Wu
Comparison of emergency department crowding scores: a discrete-event simulation approach pp. 144-155 Downloads
Virginia Ahalt, Nilay Tanık Argon, Serhan Ziya, Jeff Strickler and Abhi Mehrotra

Volume 20, issue 4, 2017

Flexible bed allocations for hospital wards pp. 453-466 Downloads
René Bekker, Ger Koole and Dennis Roubos
Decomposition of potential efficiency gains from hospital mergers in Greece pp. 467-484 Downloads
Angeliki Flokou, Vassilis Aletras and Dimitris Niakas
Enhancing community based health programs in Iran: a multi-objective location-allocation model pp. 485-499 Downloads
S. Khodaparasti, H. R. Maleki, S. Jahedi, M. E. Bruni and P. Beraldi
Determinants of efficiency in reducing child mortality in developing countries. The role of inequality and government effectiveness pp. 500-516 Downloads
Bienvenido Ortega, Jesús Sanjuán and Antonio Casquero
Dynamic ambulance dispatching: is the closest-idle policy always optimal? pp. 517-531 Downloads
C. J. Jagtenberg, S. Bhulai and R. D. Mei
Sustaining critical care: using evidence-based simulation to evaluate ICU management policies pp. 532-547 Downloads
Amin Mahmoudian-Dehkordi and Somayeh Sadat
Simulation-optimization model for production planning in the blood supply chain pp. 548-564 Downloads
Andres F. Osorio, Sally C. Brailsford, Honora K. Smith, Sonia P. Forero-Matiz and Bernardo A. Camacho-Rodríguez
Using nonparametric conditional approach to integrate quality into efficiency analysis: empirical evidence from cardiology departments pp. 565-576 Downloads
Yauheniya Varabyova, Carl Rudolf Blankart and Jonas Schreyögg
Erratum to: Using nonparametric conditional approach to integrate quality into efficiency analysis: empirical evidence from cardiology departments pp. 577-577 Downloads
Yauheniya Varabyova, Carl Rudolf Blankart and Jonas Schreyögg
Scheduling rules to achieve lead-time targets in outpatient appointment systems pp. 578-589 Downloads
Thu-Ba T. Nguyen, Appa Iyer Sivakumar and Stephen C. Graves
Using observed sequence to orient causal networks pp. 590-599 Downloads
Farrokh Alemi, Manaf Zargoush and Jee Vang

Volume 20, issue 3, 2017

Clustered and distinct: a taxonomy of local multihospital systems pp. 303-315 Downloads
Patrick D. Shay and Stephen S. Farnsworth Mick
Cost efficiency of nursing homes: do five-star quality ratings matter? pp. 316-325 Downloads
Rajendra Dulal
Due time driven surgery scheduling pp. 326-352 Downloads
Michael Samudra, Erik Demeulemeester, Brecht Cardoen, Nancy Vansteenkiste and Frank E. Rademakers
Dynamic clustering of hazard functions: an application to disease progression in chronic heart failure pp. 353-364 Downloads
Francesca Ieva, Anna Maria Paganoni and Teresa Pietrabissa
Measuring health indicators and allocating health resources: a DEA-based approach pp. 365-378 Downloads
Chih-Ching Yang
Comparing the Efficiency of Hospitals in Italy and Germany: Nonparametric Conditional Approach Based on Partial Frontier pp. 379-394 Downloads
Yauheniya Varabyova, Carl Rudolf Blankart, Aleksandra Torbica and Jonas Schreyögg
Demographic factors influencing nonurgent emergency department utilization among a Medicaid population pp. 395-402 Downloads
Leigh A. McCormack, Stephen G. Jones and Steven L. Coulter
Strategies for interday appointment scheduling in primary care pp. 403-418 Downloads
Lara Wiesche, Matthias Schacht and Brigitte Werners
Preferred supplier contracts in post-patent prescription drug markets pp. 419-432 Downloads
Carl Rudolf Blankart and Tom Stargardt
Queueing network model for obstetric patient flow in a hospital pp. 433-451 Downloads
Hideaki Takagi, Yuta Kanai and Kazuo Misue

Volume 20, issue 2, 2017

Output congestion leads to compromised care in Peruvian public hospital neonatal units pp. 157-164 Downloads
Alejandro Arrieta and Jorge Guillén
A dynamic ambulance management model for rural areas pp. 165-186 Downloads
T. C. Barneveld, S. Bhulai and R. D. Mei
A stochastic model of acute-care decisions based on patient and provider heterogeneity pp. 187-206 Downloads
Muge Capan, Julie S. Ivy, James R. Wilson and Jeanne M. Huddleston
Case mix planning in hospitals: a review and future agenda pp. 207-220 Downloads
Sebastian Hof, Andreas Fügener, Jan Schoenfelder and Jens O. Brunner
Complementary effect of patient volume and quality of care on hospital cost efficiency pp. 221-231 Downloads
Jeong Hoon Choi, Imsu Park, Ilyoung Jung and Asoke Dey
Cost inefficiency under financial strain: a stochastic frontier analysis of hospitals in Washington State through the Great Recession pp. 232-245 Downloads
Germán M. Izón and Chelsea A. Pardini
Stochastic multi-objective auto-optimization for resource allocation decision-making in fixed-input health systems pp. 246-264 Downloads
Nathaniel D. Bastian, Tahir Ekin, Hyojung Kang, Paul M. Griffin, Lawrence V. Fulton and Benjamin C. Grannan
Assessing overall, technical, and scale efficiency among home health care agencies pp. 265-275 Downloads
Vivian Valdmanis, Michael D. Rosko, Hervé Leleu and Dana B. Mukamel
Optimizing nurse capacity in a teaching hospital neonatal intensive care unit pp. 276-285 Downloads
Ali Kokangul, Serap Akcan and Mufide Narli
Strategic level proton therapy patient admission planning: a Markov decision process modeling approach pp. 286-302 Downloads
Ridvan Gedik, Shengfan Zhang and Chase Rainwater

Volume 20, issue 1, 2017

Improving the performance of surgery-based clinical pathways: a simulation-optimization approach pp. 1-15 Downloads
Yasar A. Ozcan, Elena Tànfani and Angela Testi
Optimizing patient treatment decisions in an era of rapid technological advances: the case of hepatitis C treatment pp. 16-32 Downloads
Shan Liu, Margaret L. Brandeau and Jeremy D. Goldhaber-Fiebert
Scheduling elective surgeries: the tradeoff among bed capacity, waiting patients and operating room utilization using goal programming pp. 33-54 Downloads
Xiangyong Li, N. Rafaliya, M. Fazle Baki and Ben A. Chaouch
Stochastic resource allocation in emergency departments with a multi-objective simulation optimization algorithm pp. 55-75 Downloads
Yen-Yi Feng, I-Chin Wu and Tzu-Li Chen
Quantifying and explaining accessibility with application to the 2009 H1N1 vaccination campaign pp. 76-93 Downloads
Jessica L. Heier Stamm, Nicoleta Serban, Julie Swann and Pascale Wortley
Contextual, organizational and ecological effects on the variations in hospital readmissions of rural Medicare beneficiaries in eight southeastern states pp. 94-104 Downloads
Thomas T. H. Wan, Judith Ortiz, Alice Du and Adam G. Golden
A new preparedness policy for EMS logistics pp. 105-114 Downloads
Seokcheon Lee
Overutilization and underutilization of operating rooms - insights from behavioral health care operations management pp. 115-128 Downloads
Andreas Fügener, Sebastian Schiffels and Rainer Kolisch
Using data envelopment analysis for assessing the performance of pediatric emergency department physicians pp. 129-140 Downloads
Javier Fiallos, Jonathan Patrick, Wojtek Michalowski and Ken Farion
Incorporating nurse absenteeism into staffing with demand uncertainty pp. 141-155 Downloads
Kayse Lee Maass, Boying Liu, Mark S. Daskin, Mary Duck, Zhehui Wang, Rama Mwenesi and Hannah Schapiro
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