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Table 8 Mean waiting time KPIs (from model trials) from selected configurations (base case in bold)

From: Capacity and patient flow planning in post-term pregnancy outpatient clinics: a computer simulation modelling study

 InputsKey performance indicators
ConfigurationX1 – Arrivals at 8:00X2 – Midwife or doctor firstX3 – MidwivesX4 – DoctorsX5 – CTGsX0/Y1 – Arrivals / Treatment capacity (women)Y5
Women’s midwife
waiting time (minutes)
Y6
Women’s doctor
waiting time (minutes)
Y7
Women’s CTG connection waiting time
(minutes)
Mean±Mean±Mean±
0aAllMid22372.540.043.110.0429.480.19
0bHalfMid22372.540.043.090.0417.230.12
0cAllDoc22382.420.0314.690.1212.960.10
0dHalfDoc22381.240.027.880.097.940.07
1aAllMid32370.060.004.310.0525.620.18
1bHalfMid32370.060.004.340.0513.380.12
1cAllDoc32390.060.0016.600.1314.320.13
1dHalfDoc32390.070.0010.390.0911.190.09
2aAllMid23372.530.040.010.0029.470.19
2bHalfMid23372.550.040.010.0017.260.12
2cAllDoc23392.500.038.350.0620.340.11
2dHalfDoc23391.420.025.220.0612.740.08
3aAllMid33380.070.000.010.0031.650.19
3bHalfMid33380.090.000.010.0017.850.13
3cAllDoc33390.070.009.050.0615.510.09
3dHalfDoc33390.030.005.290.0610.800.07
4aAllMid22486.220.067.670.0626.900.17
4bHalfMid22486.240.067.700.0612.630.09
4cAllDoc22495.950.0512.660.0815.310.11
4dHalfDoc22494.460.057.030.0710.360.08
5aAllMid32481.460.0210.780.0720.600.14
5bHalfMid32481.460.0210.800.076.270.05
5cAllDoc324101.310.0212.630.0816.650.13
5dHalfDoc324100.460.019.400.078.800.08
6aAllMid23486.260.061.180.0227.000.17
6bHalfMid23486.210.061.170.0212.610.09
6cAllDoc234116.010.0512.580.0919.320.09
6dHalfDoc234103.950.044.920.059.990.07
7aAllMid334101.300.021.590.0230.620.17
7bHalfMid334101.320.021.600.0216.520.10
7cAllDoc334121.190.0217.440.1212.040.08
7dHalfDoc334110.460.017.330.077.780.05
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