Accession Number:

ADA324224

Title:

Animated Simulation: Optimal Family Practice Clinic Staffing and Process Configuration.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jul 95-May 96,

Corporate Author:

ACADEMY OF HEALTH SCIENCES (ARMY) FORT SAM HOUSTON TX HEALTH CARE ADMINISTRATI ON

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1996-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

203.0

Abstract:

PURPOSE Determine the optimal provider staffing and process configuration for the Heidelberg Medical Department Activity Family Practice Clinic under 100 enrollmentempanelment of active duty military and family members in the local Heidelberg area. METHODOLOGY The project utilized empirical data collection of clinic processes, subject matter expert questionnaires, literature review, and automated simulation animated. A status quo model was build, validated, and deemed credible by the clinic staff. From the status quo model, two alternative models were developed. One alternative model used an all physician provider mix whereas the other used a combination of physicians and physician extenders.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE