Health Care Management Science

(The TQCC of Health Care Management Science is 5. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-01-01 to 2024-01-01.)
COVID-19 scenario modelling for the mitigation of capacity-dependent deaths in intensive care49
Containing 2019-nCoV (Wuhan) coronavirus44
Advancing evidence-based healthcare facility design: a systematic literature review39
Balancing scarce hospital resources during the COVID-19 pandemic using discrete-event simulation39
Aligning SARS-CoV-2 indicators via an epidemic model: application to hospital admissions and RNA detection in sewage sludge34
From predictions to prescriptions: A data-driven response to COVID-1933
Personalized treatment for coronary artery disease patients: a machine learning approach29
Assessing the efficiency of Malaysia health system in COVID-19 prevention and treatment response25
Real-time forecasting of COVID-19 bed occupancy in wards and Intensive Care Units24
Brazilian hospitals’ performance: an assessment of the unified health system (SUS)21
Transforming COVID-19 vaccines into vaccination20
A multi-stage stochastic programming approach to epidemic resource allocation with equity considerations20
Designing schedule configuration of a hybrid appointment system for a two-stage outpatient clinic with multiple servers20
Selecting pharmacies for COVID-19 testing to ensure access19
Scheduling patient appointment in an infusion center: a mixed integer robust optimization approach14
A two-stage robust optimization approach for the master surgical schedule problem under uncertainty considering downstream resources14
Towards a more efficient healthcare system: Opportunities and challenges caused by hospital closures amid the COVID-19 pandemic13
Investigating the link between medical urgency and hospital efficiency – Insights from the German hospital market12
The impact of quality on hospital choice. Which information affects patients’ behavior for colorectal resection or knee replacement?11
An artificial neural network based mathematical model for a stochastic health care facility location problem10
A clinical decision-support system for dengue based on fuzzy cognitive maps10
Homogeneity and Best Practice Analyses in Hospital Performance Management: An Analytical Framework9
Prediction of personal protective equipment use in hospitals during COVID-199
An integrated quality and resilience engineering framework in healthcare with Z-number data envelopment analysis9
A robust optimization model for tactical capacity planning in an outpatient setting8
A stochastic risk-averse framework for blood donation appointment scheduling under uncertain donor arrivals8
Home care vehicle routing problem with chargeable overtime and strict and soft preference matching8
Using data envelopment analysis and the bootstrap method to evaluate organ transplantation efficiency in Brazil7
Personalized prescription of ACEI/ARBs for hypertensive COVID-19 patients7
Identification of predictors and model for predicting prolonged length of stay in dengue patients7
Radiotherapy treatment scheduling considering time window preferences7
Stochastic programming for outpatient scheduling with flexible inpatient exam accommodation7
Bibliometric analysis of cancer care operations management: current status, developments, and future directions7
Managing admission and discharge processes in intensive care units7
Beyond COVID-19 deaths during the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States6
Managing capacity for virtual and office appointments in chronic care6
Does hospital competition lead to medical equipment expansion? Evidence on the medical arms race6
Agent-based evolving network modeling: a new simulation method for modeling low prevalence infectious diseases6
Enhanced coverage by integrating site interdependencies in capacitated EMS location models5
Data envelopment analysis efficiency in the public sector using provider and customer opinion: An application to the Spanish health system5
A Markov chain model for analysis of physician workflow in primary care clinics5
Optimal cholesterol treatment plans and genetic testing strategies for cardiovascular diseases5
Dynamic multistage scheduling for patient-centered care plans5
Efficiency, quality, and management practices in health facilities providing outpatient HIV services in Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda, South Africa and Zambia5
Modeling patients as decision making units: evaluating the efficiency of kidney transplantation through data envelopment analysis5
A heuristic approach to the task planning problem in a home care business5
Point-of-use hospital inventory management with inaccurate usage capture5