Redesigning the replenishment process of medical supplies in hospitals with RFID

@article{Bendavid2010RedesigningTR,
  title={Redesigning the replenishment process of medical supplies in hospitals with RFID},
  author={Ygal Bendavid and Harold Boeck and Richard Philippe},
  journal={Business Proc. Manag. Journal},
  year={2010},
  volume={16},
  pages={991-1013}
}
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to present a case study of a hospital nursing unit that has evaluated and approved a two‐bin “e‐kanban” replenishment system based on passive high frequency radio‐frequency identification (RFID) technology.Design/methodology/approach – The case study analysis is based on both qualitative and quantitative data that were collected using semi‐structured interviews, on‐site observations and experience from previous implementations. The data and simulation… CONTINUE READING

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