Health Care 

Industrial Engineers work to improve the efficiency of processes by making them more streamlined, oftentimes streamlining healthcare processes for improved patient outcomes.

Flowchart explaining logistics of patient being admitted to hospital, beign treated, and discharged.

 

Image Summary for Patient Flow:

Registration

Emergency Workup

Nurse Initial Assessment

Treatment

Discharge

Patient Registration with Receptionist Vitals & Medical History taken by Nurse Tech and Triage Nurse Patient Called to Bed and sees Nurse Treatment from a Doctor (MD) Patent Discharged by Nurse
Process Time: 7 minutes Process Time: 9 minutes Process Time: 28 minutes Process Time: 25 minutes Process Time: 6 minutes