ECP workshop on Optimisation in Aged Care

23 June 2017, 9am – 14:30pm, Room 8.9.66 RMIT City Campus

Please scroll down for suggested reading on recent research in aged care optimisation.

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Tentative Agenda

Time Activity
9:00 – 9:30 Coffee and informal introductions
9:30 – 10:30 Ronda Held (including Q&A)
10:30 – 11:15 Identifying problems in aged care, facilitated by John Hearne
11:15 – 12:15 Group discussions
12:15 – 12:45 Groups suggest potential solutions and research directions
12:45 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 14:30 Wrap up session


Andrew Eberhard
John Hearne
Xiaodong Li
Fabricio Oliveira
Vera Roshchina

Confirmed Participants

Jeffrey Chan, RMIT University
Roberto Cominetti, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez (Chile)
Tran Quoc Duyet, RMIT University
Andrew Eberhard, RMIT University
Jerzy Filar, University of Queensland
Behrooz Ghasemishabankareh, RMIT University
John Hearne, RMIT University
Ronda Held, Victorian Council on The Ageing
Nur Insani, RMIT University
Chen Jin, RMIT University
Hannah Johns, RMIT University
Angus Kenny, RMIT University
Scott Lindstrom, University of Newcastle
Fabricio Oliveira, RMIT University
Melih Ozlen, RMIT University
Iman Roozbe, RMIT University
Vera Roshchina, RMIT University
Tian Sang, RMIT University
Kendall Taylor, RMIT University
Andrew Williamson, RMIT University

Suggested reading

Fikar, & Hirsch. (2017). Home health care routing and scheduling: A review. Computers and Operations Research, 77, 86-95.
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Eveborn, Flisberg, & Rönnqvist. (2006). Laps Care—an operational system for staff planning of home care. European Journal of Operational Research, 171(3), 962-976.
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Rasmussen, Justesen, Dohn, & Larsen. (2012). The Home Care Crew Scheduling Problem: Preference-based visit clustering and temporal dependencies. European Journal of Operational Research, 219(3), 598-610.
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Operations Research Improves Quality and Efficiency in Home Care. (2009). Interfaces, 39(1), 18-34.
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