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Abstract Number: 280

STUCK IN TRAFFIC: USING A QUEUING THEORY MODEL TO PREDICT PATIENT DELAYS TO A UNIT

Background: Delays in care can lead to patient harm. At our large urban academic medical center, we have been struggling with increasing inpatient volumes and delays, particularly to enter our medicine, observation, and cardiology units. [...]

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