Publications

Article in Electronic Health Reporter April 12, 2016
ProModel Unveils FutureFlow Rx Real-Time Prescriptive Patient Flow Platform for Hospitals
Article in Concentrate Ann Arbor from May 4 2016
ProModel grows step by step with Ann Arbor's economy

Article in Electronic Health Reporter Aug 16, 2016
It's 6 a.m.: Do You know Where Your Patients Are? And Where They'll Be Next?

Article in Electronic Health Reporter Aug 31, 2016
Can Healthcare Learn from Aerospace and Airlines About Process Improvement Technology?

Capacity Planning for Maternal-Fetal Medicine Using Discrete Event Simulation.
The Center for Fetal Diagnosis & Treatment & Special Delivery Unit at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia uses Discrete Event Simulation to improve capacity planning.
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“Simulated Staffing”
ProModel solution helps optimize
staffing at a transitional care nursing home.
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Excerpt from Proceedings of the 2012 Winter Simulation Conference:
AUGMENTING AN INBOUND RAW MATERIAL HANDLING SYSTEM OF A STEEL PLANT BY UNCOVERING HIDDEN LOGISTICS CAPACITY

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ProModel Featured in "Military Logistics Forum" Magazine

Q: Genera Via, how do you see the role as the Army’s Lead Materiel Integrator (LMI) evolving over the next few years?

A: “…LMI allows Army Materiel Command (AMC) and other logistics and materiel stakeholders to use an automated Decision Support Tool (DST) that interfaces with the Army Force Generation Synchronization Tool (AST) and Logistics Information Warehouse (LIW) to better optimize supply against demand…”

Click here to read the full interview with General Via on page 21 of Military Logistics Forum.

ProModel Featured in "Journal of Pharmacy Practice"

BMJ Quality & Safety.com
Evaluating the effects of increasing surgical volume
on emergency department patient access
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PharmaManufacturing.com
Featured article on Building a Modeling Culture in Manufacturing at Pfizer.
At Pfizer, the value of models is not in mimicking reality, but in illustrating the interactions between people, equipment, materials, and time.

The Use of Queueing and Simulative Analyses to Improve an Overwhelmed Pharmacy Call Center

Like many others, the St. Louis Veterans Administration Medical Center (VAMC) Pharmacy help desk receives far more calls than can be processed by current staffing levels. The objective of the study is to improve pharmaceutical services provided by the call center, by using queueing theory and discrete event dynamic simulation to analyze incoming telephone traffic to the help desk.

Day TE, Li WM, Ingolfsson A, Ravi N, (2010) “The Use of Queueing and Simulative Analyses to Improve an Overwhelmed Pharmacy Call Center”, Journal of Pharmacy Practice, 23(5), in press.

PharmaManufacturing.com
Featured article on how ProModel assisted in a major biotech company's bio-manufacturing facility.
Biotech Production: Planning, Scheduling and Throughput Analysis
with a Combined Theory of Constraints, Lean and Simulation Approach
Microsoft Publishes ProModel Partner Case Study
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American Heart Journal (See excerpt below, taken from page two of the PDF.)

"Discrete event simulation using hazard models
The simulation of patient flow through the cardiology macrosystem was created using the MATLAB (Mathworks, Natick, MA) technical computing environment and MedModel (Promodel Corporation, Orem, UT) simulation software."

Annals of Emergency Medicine:
Adding More Beds to the Emergency Department or Reducing Admitted Patient Boarding Times: Which Has a More Significant
Influence on Emergency Department Congestion?

Applied Clinical Trials Magazine, a peer-reviewed guide to global clinical trials management, just published in the September 2008 issue a ProModel authored article titled Simulated Strategies for Better Trials .
ProModel Featured in Managed Healthcare Executive
ProModel Featured in Medical Device Daily