Co-Design of an Integrated Diagrammatic Systems Modelling Language (iDSML) to Facilitate Effective communication and problem solving in Healthcare Systems

East of EnglandGeneric Health Relevance
Start Date: 19 Aug 2014

Background

The basic assumption in this research is that healthcare practitioners and managers require a better approach to diagrammatically describing healthcare systems and processes. This leads to the question;

Will a better diagrammatic modelling language help improve the design, quality and safety of healthcare delivery?

Aim

The aim of this research is to design an integrated diagrammatic systems modelling language for describing healthcare systems. This is to facilitate communication and problem-solving in healthcare systems.

 

Contact 
Dr Alex Komashie
ak670@hermes.cam.ac.uk