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Title page for E-project-031513-125206

Project TypeMQP
Submission date2013-03-15
  • Joaquin F Serrano, IE
  • Silvia Adriana Zamora-Palacios, IE
  • URNE-project-031513-125206
    SponsorNew England Veterans Engineering Resource Center
    TitleVA Linen Distribution Optimization
  • Johnson, Sharon, MG
  • Availability unrestricted


    Linen is a backstage service that is critical for a hospitalís functioning. Our team created a refill and distribution system to optimize linen use at the VA Boston Healthcare System-West Roxbury Campus, by applying lean concepts to improve process efficiency with the goal of providing the best patient care. A trial implementation was conducted to evaluate the feasibility and efficiency of the design and to inform recommendations for future implementation of the project.

  • VA_Linen_Distribution_Optimization.pdf

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