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Table 2 Catalog of papers

From: A systematic literature review of simulation models for non-technical skill training in healthcare logistics

Focused issue Reference Paradigm Scale Software Representative main finding
Care pathway and appointment [19,20,21, 25, 26, 28, 29, 43, 47, 50,51,52,53,54,55,56,57,58,59,60,61,62,63,64,65,66,67,68,69,70,71,72,73,74,75,76,77,78,79,80,81,82,83,84,85,86,87, 88,89,90,91,92,93,94,95,96,97,98,99,100,101,102,103,104,105,106,107,108,109,110,111,112,113,114,115,116,117,118,119,120,121,122,123,124,125,126,127] DES (63); ABS (3); SD (3); mixed (4), Misc. (16) Single department (65), Cross-departments (17), cross-institutional (7) Arena (30); Simul8(5); FlexSim (5); AnyLogic (3); NetLogo (2); Witness (2); ProModel (1); C++(1); ProcessModel (1); Microsoft Excel (1); iThink (1); AutoMod (1); SLX (2); EDSim (1); Matlab (1); DGHPSim (1); ARIS (1); MedModel (3); OMNeT++ (1); Misc. (27) These studies focus on modeling patient pathways from admission to discharge as acting the basis of direct intervention on patient flows.
Staffing decision making [24, 35, 37, 42, 46, 49, 55, 128,129,130,131,132,133,134,135,136,137,138,139,140,141,142,143,144,145,146,147,148,149,150,151,152,153,154,155,156,157,158,159,160,161,162,163,164,165,166,167,168,169,170,171,172,173,174,175,176,177,178,179,180,181,182,183,184,185,186,187,188,189,190,191,192,193,194,195,196,197,198,199,200,201,202, 248] DES (50); SD (3); ABS (3); gaming (1); mixed (26), Misc.(5) Single department (56), cross-departments (22), cross-institutional (10) Arena (22); FlexSim (7); AnyLogic (5); Simul8(3); MedModel (3); FDI (3); Matlab (2); ProModel (2); Tecnomatix Plant Simulation (2); ARCINFO (1); AutoMod (1); C++ (1); Petri Nets (1); Extend (1); Microsoft Excel (1); Netlogo (1); OMNeT++(1); Venism (1); SLX (1); SIMPROCESS (1); STELLA (1); ABFS (1); Java IDE (1); Misc. (27); These studies use simulation for decision support of care capacities.
Work procedures [203,204,205,206,207,208,209,210,211,212,213,214] DES (8); Misc. (4) Single department (7), cross-departments (5) Arena (3); Simul8(2); ProModel (1); MedModel (1); OMNeT++ (1); ExtendSim (1); Misc. (3) Simulation is used to identify impact factors in service procedures.
Specialized Transport [215,216,217,218,219,220,221,222] DES (2); ABS (1); Misc. (5) Cross-institutional (8) Arena (2); ArcGIS (1); Google Cloud (1); Microsoft Excel (1); Misc. (3) These studies address handling of patients in the regional healthcare network.
Facility design [223,224,225,226,227,228,229,230] DES (4); ABS (2); mixed (1); Misc. (1) Single department (2), cross-departments (1) Unity (1); ProModel (1); NetLogo (1); Extend (1); Misc. (4) These studies use simulations to analyze hospital infrastructure and its impact on the operation.
Healthcare systems [231,232,233,234,235] DES (1); ABS (2); Misc. (2) Cross-institutional (5) Arena (2); Python (1); AnyLogic (1); NetLogo (1) These studies use simulations to support the modeling and analysis of improvements in the system perspective.
Supply chain [236,237,238,239,240,241,242,243] DES (5), gaming (1); Misc. (2) Cross-departments (5), cross-institutional (3) ExtendSim (1); GAMS (1); Matlab (1); Bonita Open Solution (1), Board game (1); Misc. (3) The simulation model is generally used for recreating different actors in the supply chain network.
Inventory management [244,245,246,247,248,249,250,251,252,253,254,255,256,257,258] DES (8); mixed (2); Misc. (5) Single department (3), cross-departments (1), cross-institutional (11) Simul8 (2); Arena (2); C++(1); CSIM18 (1); Java (1); JSL (1); SCA (1); Misc. (6) These studies explore different inventory or replacement polities for material handling.
Network distribution and dispatching [32, 259,260,261,262,263,264] DES (4); gaming (2); ABS (1); Misc. (3) Cross-departments (2), cross-institutional (8) Microsoft Excel (2); Arena (1); MedModel (1); ProModel (1); JADE (1); VBA (1); Misc. (3) These studies use simulations for operational transport.
Network configuration [265,266,267] DES (1); Misc. (2) Cross-institutional (3) Arena (1); Misc. (2) These studies focus on the design of the network.
Procurement logistics [27, 268, 269] SD (1); Misc. (2) Cross-department (1), cross-institutional (2) Qnet2000 (1); iThink (1); Misc. (1) Simulation is used for understanding the interactive rule between service vendor and recipient.
Misc. [31, 36, 38, 270,183,184,185,186,187,188,189,190,271,272,273,274,275,276,277,278,279,280,281] DES (4); SD (3); ABS (1); gaming (1); mixed (3); Misc. (4) Single department (5), cross-departments (4), cross-institutional (7) Arena (4); AnyLogic (2); iThink (2); Simul8 (1); NetLogo (1); Microsoft Excel (1); Powersim (1); Misc. (4)
Methodology [12,13,14,15, 39, 282,283,284,285,286, 287,288,289,290,291,292,293,294,295,296,297,298,299,300,301,302,303,304,305,305] Reviews, surveys, and methodological reflections and comparisons of logistics simulations in other sectors.