Array Advisors Insights

Simulation Modeling Can Benefit a Number of Healthcare Service Lines

Posted by Laura Silvoy on June 6, 2018

When Winnipeg’s Regional Health Authority realized the need for more outpatient dialysis spaces, they turned to a seasoned architecture team to renovate a four-story building adjacent to their.....READ MORE

Topics: Lean Operational Improvement, Simulation, Case Study

Tweaks to the Process Aids Physician Practice Satisfaction Rates

Posted by Laura Silvoy on May 11, 2018

Not all opportunities to accommodate the needs of a growing physician practice require expanding the physical space. Array Advisors brings lean thinking and process optimization expertise to help.....READ MORE

Topics: Predictive Analytics, Lean Operational Improvement, Simulation, Case Study

The Team Center - Where the Nursing Unit Revolves

Posted by Guest Contributor on April 4, 2017

An ideal team center is designed around an efficient work flow. As healthcare designers, we apply the tenets of evidence-based design, understanding that each team center is user-specific and an...

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Topics: Transformation, Kaizen Events, Continuous Improvement, Case Study, Guest Post

Simulation: Quantifying Decisions Through Visualization

Posted by Jonathan Bykowski on March 7, 2017

While a facility renovation or expansion may seem like the best way to accommodate a growing patient population or to solve current challenges, this course of action is often expensive and, in.....READ MORE

Topics: Transformation, Simulation, Case Study, Resource Utilization

Simulation: Averages Are Not Enough to Answer Complex Questions

Posted by Laura Silvoy on January 24, 2017

The healthcare industry is complex, and questions without a single solution often arise. So when Inspira Health Network experienced significant emergency department (ED) holds due  to a lack of.....READ MORE

Topics: Transformation, Simulation, Case Study, Throughput Analysis

Kaizen Event: Discovering & Overcoming Root Causes

Posted by Jonathan Bykowski on October 5, 2016

While working with a community hospital trying to solve its overcrowded emergency department, we began by observing and mapping their current state process. Space was tight and capital was scarce......READ MORE

Topics: Transformation, Simulation, Kaizen Events, Case Study