Forecasting daily attendances at an emergency department to aid resource planning


BACKGROUND Accurate forecasting of emergency department (ED) attendances can be a valuable tool for micro and macro level planning. METHODS Data for analysis was the counts of daily patient attendances at the ED of an acute care regional general hospital from July 2005 to Mar 2008. Patients were stratified into three acuity categories; i.e. P1, P2 and P3… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-227X-9-1


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