Optimizing Staff Scheduling by Monte Carlo Simulation

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$749,979.00
Award Year:
1997
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
1 R43 RR09852-01A1,
Agency Tracking Number:
29669
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Acme Express, Inc.
3311 Perkins Avenue, Cleveland, OH, 44114
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
Donald Scipione
() -
Business Contact:
() -
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
Scheduling is a manual chore consuming valuable senior staff time and resulting in conflict and ineComputerized solutions which optimize scheduling are possible. Such a program, Doctors On Call Schedoptimizes medium-scale scheduling has been developed and has proved successful in more than two hundThe innovative slotting methodology and the combination of an accounting framework with Monte-Carloinherent in DOCS may be applicable to largescale scheduling. Efficient use of personnel, improved moservice, as well as a reduction in scheduling time are benefits. Implemented nationwide, DOCS will fadministration to productive medical activity. University Hospitals of Cleveland Anesthesia Departmetest site. Every hospital and medical organization will welcome a functional computerized solution t

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