Simulation Case Study - Freestanding Facility

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    "A community hospital in Pennsylvania was in the planning stages for a freestanding women and babies hospital. Preliminary planning with an architectural firm had raised concerns about the validity of the number of beds planned (ratio methods had been used to determine LDR and post-partum bed need). Current birth volume was 2850 in 1998 and there was consensus that the volume could increase as much as 20% over the next few years..."