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Study and analysis of the health care systems have become a necessity to improve its performance over time as it must meet a number of often conflicting objectives such as providing better and more efficient patient care while minimizing the cost of health care and resources (1, 2). Hospital management as an important component of healthcare systems may face with numerous challenging tasks while achieving these goals (2-4). In a hospital system, the flow of patients is a determinant factor that affects the performance of healthcare delivery processes. The decision problems of a hospital are directly related to and affected by the month to month changes in patient flows. The short-term forecasting of patient flows is the fundamental input of short-term decision making and planning on hospital and laboratory equipment, staff resources, food and laundry service demands, and like it. Furthermore, the long-term forecasts of patient flows are vital to long-term planning decisions about resources and capital budgeting which it’s positive gains, in the long run, will lead to a sequence of capital expenditure (5). In this context, the knowledge gained from an accurate prediction of patient flows would provide valuable information for resource allocation and strategic planning and also has the potential to minimize patient care delays, …show more content…
To the best knowledge of the authors, use of artificial neural network (ANN) time series analysis in healthcare has been limited and there is a research gap to study the predictability of ANN time series modeling for patient flow

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