Computer-based Dynamic Patient Scheduling and Optimization of Medical Resource Allocation

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Army
Contract: W81XWH-05-C-0105
Agency Tracking Number: O043-H06-3052
Amount: $99,761.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2005
Solicitation Year: 2004
Solicitation Topic Code: OSD04-H06
Solicitation Number: 2004.3
Small Business Information
5004 Lehigh Avenue, College Park, MD, 20740
DUNS: 094078958
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: Y
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: Y
Principal Investigator
 Al Ramsey
 Senior Systems Architect
 (703) 998-5333
Business Contact
 Mike Bearman
Title: General Counsel
Phone: (301) 864-7253
Research Institution
Vecna proposes to investigate and develop a prototype dynamic priority-based scheduler which applies artificial intelligence and operations research techniques to manage and prioritize patient access to health care in order to minimize time and distant impact on patients and to optimize the allocation of military health care personnel, equipment and facilities resources. Vecna 's Solution includes the development of a web based application, modifications and incorporation of existing Vecna products, and use of a system architecture that complies with the Military Health System's (MHS) Enterprise Architecture.

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