A small medical center would like to determine the capacity requirements for next month. Currently there are 11 doctors working 3 hours a day and 5...
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Hello,


I'm having difficulties with part a of this exercise and I don't understand how to get

numbers from the table (62.5 hrs, 75 hrs and 200 hrs).

Please help me to get the numbers for the first week by showing you work step by step, so I can complete the calculations for the rest of the numbers.


Thanks a lot in advance!




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5. A small medical center would like to determine the capacity requirements for next month. Currently
there are 11 doctors working 3 hours a day and 5 days a week. They provide care for three types of
patients: patients coming for regular check—ups (type A], patients with minor problems {type B], and
patients with serious problems {type {I}. The management predicts the number of patients for the next
fou r weeks as follows: Weekly numbers of patients Week it 1 Week It 2 Week ti 3 Week ti 4
Type A 250 so 100 son
Type B 150 300 150 3m}
Type c 200 150 250 15!} All the doctors can provide care for all types of patients. Type A patients require 15 minutes of care,
type B patients require 3{] minutes of care, and type C patients require 5D minutes of care.| a. What are the expected average utilization rates of the doctors for each of the next four weeks? Total available doctor time per week = 11 doctors in: 3 hoursfday x 5 daysfweek = 4441] hoursfweek Number of hours needed Week # 1 Week # 2 Week # 3 Week # 4
Type A 52.5 hours 12.5 hours 25 hours 125 hours
Type B ?5 hours 150 hours ?5 hours 150 hours
Type C 200 hours 150 hours 250 hours 150 hours
Total 33?.5 hours 312.5 hours 350 hours 425 hours Utilizations 75.7% 711396 ?9.5% 96.5%

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