An Integrated Model of Scheduling and Configuration of the Operating Theater

@article{Keyhanian2018AnIM,
  title={An Integrated Model of Scheduling and Configuration of the Operating Theater},
  author={Sina Keyhanian and Abbas Ahmadi and Behrooz Karimi},
  journal={2018 5th International Conference on Control, Decision and Information Technologies (CoDIT)},
  year={2018},
  pages={498-505}
}
We present a multi-objective binary programming model which considers surgical cases scheduling among operating rooms and the configuration of surgical instruments in limited capacity hospital trays, simultaneously. Many mathematical models have been developed previously in the literature addressing different challenges in health-care logistics such as assigning operating rooms, leveling beds, and etc. But what happens inside the operating rooms along with the inventory management of required… CONTINUE READING