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Review on queueing problem in healthcare

Ariff, Hajar and Kamardan, Ghazali and Sufahani, Suliadi and Ali, Maselan @ Mazlan (2018) Review on queueing problem in healthcare. International Journal of Engineering & Technology, 7 (4.30). pp. 304-307. ISSN 2227524X


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This article shows the application of queueing, simulation and scheduling used in the field of healthcare. A summary of queueing, simulation and scheduling theory used in waiting time, appointment system and patient flow are summarised in this article. Different departments in the healthcare system are also considered in this article such as emergency department, outpatient department and the pharmacy. The aim is to provide the reader a general background into queueing, simulation and scheduling in the healthcare.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Healthcare; Scheduling; Simulation; Queueing
Subjects: T Technology > T58.6-58.62 Management information systems
Divisions: Faculty of Applied Science and Technology > Department of Mathematics and Statistic
Depositing User: Mr. Mohammad Shaifulrip Ithnin
Date Deposited: 31 Oct 2019 02:33
Last Modified: 31 Oct 2019 02:33
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/11781
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