Journal of Healthcare Engineering / 2017 / Article / Tab 5

Research Article

Resource Allocation and Outpatient Appointment Scheduling Using Simulation Optimization

Table 5

Procedure duration (min) by patient class, operating mode, and capacity.

Patient classI
Consultation
II
Nurse assessment/health consultation
III
Visual acuity/eye exam
IV
Measure eye pressure/apply eye drops
V
Registration
VI
Appointment booking
VII
Nurse reminder on day surgery
VIII
Educational session
Movement time between procedures (incl. records)

15–104–63–53–51–1.51–1.52-3
25–104–63–52–43–51–1.52-3
35–104–63–52–42–41–1.52-3
45–104–63–53–51–1.52-35–108–122-3
Operating mode (capacity)Single (1)Single (1)Single (1)Single (1)Single (1)Single (1)Single (1)Batch (15)

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