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Heuristic policies for mobile asset sharing within hospitals
(Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, 2017)
Hospitals that share their mobile assets among departments can use real time locating systems (RTLS) to track the assets. Caregivers use RTLS to locate the closest assets and request these assets from those departments. ...
A mobile asset sharing policy for hospitals with real time locating systems
(IOS Press, 2016)
BACKGROUND: Each year, hospitals lose a considerable amount of time and money due to misplaced mobile assets. In addition the assets which remain in departments that frequently use them depreciate early, while other assets ...
Managing transshipments in a multi-retailer system with approximate policies
(Palgrave Macmillan Ltd, 2015)
Using the right transshipment policy is important when transshipments are exercised under demand uncertainty. Optimal transshipment policy can be quite complex in a multi-firm system as optimal actions depend on all system ...
RFID in production and service systems: Technology, applications and issues
Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) is a technology used for identification of objects and information transfer from a distance though radio waves. Different types of RFID tags are used for different applications. ...