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Annual Perioperative Surgical Home Summit



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Self-Education and Evaluation (SEE) Program

SKU: 30701-14CE

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Operations Research for Surgical Services

Analytical Methods for Operating Room and Anesthesia Group Management

Thursday, February 19, 2015 to Sunday, February 22, 2015

Iowa City, Iowa
United States of America
Hampton Inn

The purpose of the course is to teach participants how to apply principles of operations research to solve problems in the operating room and perioperative environment: * Monitoring operational and financial performance of surgical suites and anesthesia groups (“descriptive analytics”), * Forecasting case durations, time remaining in cases, use of staffed OR time (“predictive analytics”), * Applying principles of operations research to make common decisions, such as staffing levels, block time planning, case scheduling and assignment, financial management, and strategic planning (“prescriptive analytics”), * Identifying in-house expertise to aid in problem-solving and determining whether outside consultants are needed, * Evaluating current decision-support systems

Sponsored by: University of Iowa

Contact Information:

Name: Franklin Dexter
Dept / Institution: Division of Management Consulting
Address (Line 1): Department of Anesthesia
Address (Line 2): 200 Hawkins Dr, 6JCP
Suite / Mail Stop: Iowa
City: Iowa City
State: New York
Country: United States of America
Zip: 52242
Telephone: +1 (319) 621-6360
Fax: +1 (603) 947-1304
E-Mail: franklin-dexter@uiowa.edu
Website: http://www.FranklinDexter.net/education.htm