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A novel DEA model for hospital performance evaluation based on the measurement of efficiency, effectiveness, and productivity

Mohammad Ghahremanloo, Aliakbar Hasani, Maghsoud Amiri, Mohammad Hashemi-Tabatabaei, Mehdi Keshavarz-Ghorabaee, Leonas Ustinovičius
2020 Engineering Management in Production and Services  
To this end, a Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) model is developed to simultaneously measure the efficiency, effectiveness, and productivity (DEA-EEP) of hospitals.  ...  A target value is set for each output to measure the effectiveness of hospitals.  ...  A novel DEA model for hospital performance evaluation based on the measurement of efficiency, effectiveness, and productivity.  ... 
doi:10.2478/emj-2020-0001 fatcat:ojztqgmonjaddobal4r7rufj6q

Pabon Lasso and Data Envelopment Analysis: A Complementary Approach to Hospital Performance Measurement

Mohammad Mehrtak, Hasan Yusefzadeh, Ebrahim Jaafaripooyan
2014 Global Journal of Health Science  
Performance measurement is essential to the management of health care organizations to which efficiency is per se a vital indicator.  ...  Present study accordingly aims to measure the efficiency of hospitals employing two distinct methods.  ...  Acknowledgments We are overly grateful to HRM and Budgeting Departments, as well as Treatment Deputy of Tabriz University of Medical Sciences.  ... 
doi:10.5539/gjhs.v6n4p107 pmid:24999147 pmcid:PMC4825252 fatcat:fsjx3arjk5ewleecvlp45ebtya

Evaluation of the efficiency by DEA a case study of hospital

Kh. Ghaziyani, B. Ejlaly, S. F. Bagheri
2019 International Journal of Research in Industrial Engineering  
This paper studies DEA to hospital sectors and identifies their rankings during a period of six years. Data for the study comes from a hospital in the North of Iran.  ...  Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) is a nonparametric technique used to determine the relative efficiency of Decision Making Units (DMUs).  ...  In an effort to hospital performance measurement, [8] presented a non-parametric model most closely related to efficiency studies in the hospital sectors which focused on the production of intermediate  ... 
doi:10.22105/riej.2020.211600.1106 doaj:3268f73f50274721a9d789e1f08efecb fatcat:aqulpxtperbzpozfj6kwk4lm44

Measuring and Evaluating Efficiency of Hospitals Through Total Quality Management

Selim Zaim, Nizamettin Bayyurt, Ali Turkyilmaz, Nihat Solakoglu, Halil Zaim
2008 Journal of Transnational Management  
The purpose of this study is to measure and evaluate the efficiency of 12 hospitals in Turkey using a multi-criteria Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) methodology.  ...  Performance of the hospitals was measured using subjective measures based on executive's Selim Zaim is affiliated with  ...  The output measures were: y1 = financial performance y2 = non-financial performance y3 = number of outpatients y4 = number of patient days The objective of the model is to determine whether a hospital  ... 
doi:10.1300/j482v12n04_05 fatcat:aoam26o2ene3llryky4ztjqy6a

Performance evaluation of nonhomogeneous hospitals: the case of Hong Kong hospitals

Yongjun Li, Xiyang Lei, Alec Morton
2018 Health Care Management Science  
The performance of hospitals is measured on the basis of subunits.  ...  That is, hospitals are nonhomogeneous and the standard assumption of the DEA model is not applicable to the performance evaluation of nonhomogeneous hospitals.  ...  [7] used DEA models to measure hospitals' efficiencies and then make an empirical study on 48 somatic hospitals over a period of nine years to examine the effect of the activitybased financing of the  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10729-018-9433-y pmid:29445892 fatcat:yvksonarnzcxfcz4pe6f3pgx6m

Measuring and Benchmarking Technical Efficiency of Public Hospitals in Tianjin, China

Hao Li, Siping Dong
2015 Inquiry: The Journal of Health Care Organization, Provision, and Financing  
China has long been stuck in applying traditional data envelopment analysis (DEA) models to measure technical efficiency of public hospitals without bias correction of efficiency scores.  ...  to update their DEA models for more scientific calculation of hospital efficiency scores.  ...  Acknowledgments The writing of this article was inspired by the comments of Professor Cinzia Daraio in Sapienza University of Rome to a preliminary study paper of the authors.  ... 
doi:10.1177/0046958015605487 pmid:26396090 pmcid:PMC5813654 fatcat:tcenvyd2xvbifexbbfrit7kdhi

The relationship between a physician incentive plan and departmental performance in a Taiwan hospital

Nai-Yng Liu, Hsuan-Lien Chu, Chiu-Chuo Liao
2013 Journal of Hospital Administration  
In addition, we use Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) model to measure the operational efficiency of each department in the case hospital.  ...  The objective of this study is to investigate the influence of a physician incentive plan based upon treatment of patients in a large private non-for-profit hospital in Taiwan.  ...  Previous studies [25, 26] used the DEA model to measure hospital efficiency.  ... 
doi:10.5430/jha.v2n3p79 fatcat:356hvcwdgrazng7nmm5bd2t2mi

Measuring the relative efficiency of Ilam hospitals using data envelopment analysis

Farzad Khani, Hossein Naderi, Mehdi Zangeneh, Ehsan Fazeli
2012 Management Science Letters  
The proposed study of this paper first uses output oriented data envelopment analysis (DEA) to measure the relative efficiencies of nine hospitals.  ...  Measuring the relative efficiency is one of the most important issues among hospitals in today's economy.  ...  The authors also would be grateful to generous contribution of the experts people who worked for the hospitals.  ... 
doi:10.5267/j.msl.2012.03.002 fatcat:nfc57t5ysncd7o2jnzramefkim

Productivity and quality of Dutch hospitals during system reform

Martin van Ineveld, Jeroen van Oostrum, Rob Vermeulen, Adri Steenhoek, Joris van de Klundert
2015 Health Care Management Science  
Our results suggest that the differences in efficiency among hospitals have become larger. In the years 2009-2010, the number of hospitals identified as (close to) efficient by DEA analysis decreased.  ...  We consider DEA based measures, which include efficiency and quality for the complete set of Dutch hospitals and present cross-sectional and longitudinal analysis.  ...  Open Access This article is distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License which permits any use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author(s)  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10729-015-9321-7 pmid:25774011 pmcid:PMC4971046 fatcat:uwnnro4mebazncir77abjzqxv4

Severity of illness in the case-mix specification and performance: A study for Italian public hospitals

Pinto Claudio
2013 Journal of Hospital Administration  
The objective of this study is to derive technical efficiency as a performance measurement in the directly managed public hospitals in Italy under different case-mix specifications, as well as to discover  ...  Past health reforms introduced rules to improve the efficiency in controlling hospital costs with a better use of resources.  ...  Acknowledgments The Ministry of Health provided public data regarding hospital inputs and outputs.  ... 
doi:10.5430/jha.v3n1p23 fatcat:obqmofbqlndahovdbqrnf7ouce

An Efficiency Data Envelopment Analysis Model Reinforced by Classification and Regression Tree for Hospital Performance Evaluation

Chun-Ling Chuang, Peng-Chan Chang, Rong-Ho Lin
2010 Journal of medical systems  
of measuring operational efficiency and recognizing the best-performing hospital.  ...  The classification and regression tree (CART) efficiency model was then utilized to extract rules for improving resource allocation of medical institutions.  ...  Acknowledgements We would like to thank Department of Health in Taiwan for providing data. We also appreciate the two anonymous reviewers for their valuable comments.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10916-010-9598-5 pmid:20878210 fatcat:acmltnvi4fgzhkpztpeffao5qu

A DEA methodology to evaluate multidimensional quality performance in hospitals

Chris McDermott, Liam O', N.A. Neill, Gregory Stock, Hesna Muge Yayla Kullu
2013 International Journal of Services Sciences  
Using data from cardiology units in a sample of hospitals, this paper presents results from the use of DEA to study multiple quality metrics simultaneously in a geographically clustered group of hospitals  ...  to determine the best performers.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors would like to thank TREO solutions for providing access to the data used in this study.  ... 
doi:10.1504/ijssci.2013.057647 fatcat:jvccpiyekjdsva3trlqlcsxipa

Are public hospitals reforming efficiently in West Bank?

Wasim I M Sultan, José Crispim
2018 Conflict and Health  
This work addresses a gap in the DEA literature by empirically investigating the efficiency of public hospitals as distinct from program efficiency in a developing country, namely, Palestine.  ...  No previous studies have provided a realistic evaluation of Palestinian achievements in the conduct of public healthcare, we examine the relative productive efficiency of public hospitals (their managers  ...  To measure relative productive efficiency, we compare the observed performance of a hospital with an empirical production frontier based on the best results obtained from a homogeneous group of hospitals  ... 
doi:10.1186/s13031-018-0180-y pmid:30410570 pmcid:PMC6217786 fatcat:7lecml3fazbxxngweyy7uccpoi

Strategic groups and performance differences among academic medical centers

Jonas Schreyögg, Constantin von Reitzenstein
2008 Health Care Management Review  
The performance of academic medical centers (AMCs) differs from that of other hospitals because AMCs must combine the delivery of patient care with teaching and research.  ...  Methodology: We used data from 24 German AMCs and applied data envelopment analysis with superefficiency to measure the performance of AMCs by considering AMC-specific inputs and outputs for patient care  ...  Acknowledgments The authors would like to thank the participants of the 2007 Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management and two anonymous reviewers for their excellent comments.  ... 
doi:10.1097/01.hmr.0000324908.42143.1f pmid:18580302 fatcat:sq2fbyru2zes5a7e6sa3y2gln4

Non-financial dimensions of measurement and assessment in the performance model for hospitals

Magdalena Kludacz-Alessandri
2016 Managerial Economics  
The aim of this article is to present the results of the sixth stage of this project -a framework of a performance model with the key non-financial dimensions to measure hospital performance and a set  ...  In implementing the performance-measurement model, it is very important to use tools that could enable the monitoring and benchmarking of the efficiency of hospitals using aggregated indicators from various  ... 
doi:10.7494/manage.2016.17.1.93 fatcat:eyuwkes77rbzlgq6kswbboq7xi
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