Hospital logistics: guarantor of quality and efficiency -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

Hospital logistics: guarantor of quality and efficiency

Interview with D. Eng. Sebastian Wibbeling, Head of Health Care Logistics, Fraunhofer Institute for Material Flow and Logistics (IML)

02/01/2018

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D. Eng. Sebastian Wibbeling, Head of Health Care Logistics, Fraunhofer Institute for Material Flow and Logistics (IML)

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The quality and efficiency of a hospital depends on good logistics. Smooth processes play a major role here.

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Today's hospital logistics work increasingly with automated technology such as driverless transport systems or fully automatic dispensers. Logistics will continue to become more and more digital in the future.