Search for dissertations about: "policy and decision making"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 214 swedish dissertations containing the words policy and decision making.

  1. 1. Towards Increased Use of Discrete-Event Simulation for Hospital Resource Planning

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Krisjanis Steins; Jan Lundgren; Fredrik Persson; Sten Walther; Sally Brailsford; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Health care systems in many countries are experiencing a growing demand while their resources remain limited. The discrepancy between demand and capacity creates many problems – long waiting times for treatment, overcrowding in hospital wards, high workload, etc. READ MORE

  2. 2. Usability Evaluation of Medical Technology: Investigating the Effect of User Background and Users' Expertise

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Yuanhua Liu; [2009]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; usability test; expertise; test subjects; medical interface; novice-expert; user background; Cognitive Walkthrough; usability evaluation;

    Abstract : Medical devices play a major role in diagnosis and therapeutics in the healthcare systems. The basic features of medical devices concern safety and efficient clinical performance. Nowadays, usability evaluation is an important part of the design process of medical devices. READ MORE

  3. 3. Resilience in transport services -focus on constraints

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Bernt Saxin; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Resilience; constraints; bottlenecks; capacity use; reserve capacity; quality; coherence; problem solving; capability; customer satisfaction; productivity; information; communication; decision-making; policy; systems thinking; complexity; service industries; services operations; capacity management; sustainability; resource-based competition;

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  4. 4. Health Care Customer Creativity

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Hannah Snyder; Mattias Elg; Lars Witell; [2016]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Customer creativity; service innovation; health care; co-creation; customer involvement;

    Abstract : Crafting and stimulating service innovation is considered a main research priority and remains a challenge for service providers. One suggested component of stimulating service innovation is customer creativity. READ MORE

  5. 5. Economic and Intergenerational Decision-Making in Families

    University dissertation from Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Simon Schürz; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2020]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Development Economics; Public Economics; Intergenerational Decision-Making;

    Abstract : This thesis studies economic decision-making and preferences within the family, household and close social environment. Within these social units, individuals often make decisions on the use and allocation of resources that involve multiple generations, such as educational investments, bequests or other transfers. READ MORE