Process Support for Continuous, Distributed, Multi-party Healthcare Processes - Applying Workflow Modelling to an Anticoagulation Monitoring Protocol

@inproceedings{McChesney2016ProcessSF,
  title={Process Support for Continuous, Distributed, Multi-party Healthcare Processes - Applying Workflow Modelling to an Anticoagulation Monitoring Protocol},
  author={Ian R. McChesney},
  booktitle={UCAmI},
  year={2016}
}
  • I. McChesney
  • Published in UCAmI 29 November 2016
  • Computer Science
Workflow management has been shown to be a promising approach to the support of a range of healthcare processes, with tools available for their formal specification, analysis and implementation. To further illustrate its relevance, we apply a workflow modelling approach to the specification and analysis of an anticoagulation monitoring protocol, illustrating a Petri Net-based solution using YAWL and Coloured Petri Nets. The selected scenario is representative of healthcare processes which have… 

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