Patient Flow Monitoring System based on Rheumatic Patient History Data

류머티스 환자 이력 데이터에 기반한 환자 플로우 모니터링 시스템

  • 김준우 (동아대학교 산업경영공학과) ;
  • 이상철 (그리스도대학교 경영학부) ;
  • 박상찬 (경희대학교 의료경영학과)
  • Received : 2014.09.02
  • Accepted : 2014.09.15
  • Published : 2014.10.28


In recent, hospital information systems are widely used to electronically record, manage and share the data collected in hospitals. Such systems have contributed greatly to improving the work efficiency in modern hospitals, however, the collected data concerning the patients should be appropriately processed and reused to provide the healthcare service providers with decision supports. Especially, this paper proposes the patient flow monitoring system for the operations management of the outpatient department for patients with chronic diseases, and discusses the related issues. The proposed system visualizes the standard process model extracted from the patient history data and various performance measures, and this enables the managers to evaluate and enhance the operations of the outpatient clinic. In this paper, the patient flow monitoring system is applied to the rheumatology clinic, and the prototype system optimized for I-pad is illustrated.


Patient History;Patient Flow;Process Mining;Hospital Information System;Chronic Disease


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