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Forum: FlexSim HC: Q&A 11-11-2015
Replies: 1
Views: 8,710
Posted By Cliff King
I don't really understand your exact question,...

I don't really understand your exact question, but you mentioned that you can not use the "Based on destination status" option because the option only "checks if one area is full." Well does it help...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Q&A 11-11-2015
Replies: 2
Views: 9,420
Posted By Cliff King
I'm assuming you are running the model for...

I'm assuming you are running the model for multiple weeks, and you're discovering that for some weeks there is not a single helicopter arriving, and that when a zero arrival week occurs, the model...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Q&A 10-14-2015
Replies: 3
Views: 12,226
Posted By Cliff King
The normal distribution is a continuous (non...

The normal distribution is a continuous (non discrete) distribution that generates positive and negative decimal numbers. It's of course impossible to create a fraction of a patient or even worse, a...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Product Announcements 07-23-2015
Replies: 0
Views: 18,395
Posted By Cliff King
FlexSim HC 5.0.4 Release

It's always good to get the first minor release out after a major release of the software, because inevitably there are a number of bugs discovered in the first two months after a major release that...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Product Announcements 06-04-2015
Replies: 0
Views: 9,973
Posted By Cliff King
FlexSim HC5 has arrived!

The long awaited HC5 is now available for download from healthcare.flexsim.com (http://healthcare.flexsim.com)!

Here's 26 new features in HC5 we know you'll love:


AutoCAD import - has been...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Q&A 04-23-2015
Replies: 1
Views: 11,084
Posted By Cliff King
FlexSim GP added the MODEL path descriptive in a...

FlexSim GP added the MODEL path descriptive in a recent update which HC hasn't adopted yet. In either case, you are over-defining the path by typing model() for the second parameter of the node()...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Q&A 04-23-2015
Replies: 1
Views: 11,498
Posted By Cliff King
Dynamic Path Selection

Peiran,

You were on the right track, but instead of trying to open and close paths, you can simply direct a traveler to take a specific path out of a node by using the OnArrival trigger of the...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Q&A 09-29-2014
Replies: 3
Views: 13,771
Posted By Cliff King
Without a chance to look at the model yet, I can...

Without a chance to look at the model yet, I can tell you it is common for modelers to forget to change the default "Entrance Criteria for Next Patient" option on the PatientQueuing objects in these...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Q&A 08-31-2014
Replies: 1
Views: 9,162
Posted By Cliff King
The preempted task sequence associated with the...

The preempted task sequence associated with the original Down Function call is put in a queue somewhere (most likely in the staff member's own tasksequencequeue), but it sounds like it is not at the...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Q&A 07-30-2014
Replies: 7
Views: 13,163
Posted By Cliff King
Ploy, Very few (if any) of our FlexSim HC...

Ploy,

Very few (if any) of our FlexSim HC users feel comfortable with programming, so we do all we can to shield them from the need to write code. For this reason, there are several features...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Product Announcements 07-28-2014
Replies: 0
Views: 12,233
Posted By Cliff King
Current Version is 4.3.10

Here's a brief summary of recent releases:

Version 4.3.10 (June 2014)
New Features

User sees a warning message if the model start time is set to something greater than 7 days
Increased the...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Q&A 07-28-2014
Replies: 7
Views: 13,163
Posted By Cliff King
The getdatastats() command was totally overhauled...

The getdatastats() command was totally overhauled in a more recent version of the FlexSim engine that the current release of HC does NOT use. The newer version of the getdatastats() command (that HC...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Q&A 07-28-2014
Replies: 1
Views: 14,055
Posted By Cliff King
When I run your model for two hours, I get the...

When I run your model for two hours, I get the following:

Average Patient Wait Time for BedArea = 33.98
Average Patient Wait Time for MRI = 22.83

WaitingRoom1 Staytime: Average = 32.27,...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Q&A 06-23-2014
Replies: 2
Views: 10,688
Posted By Cliff King
The STOP_Input in the Down Function and...

The STOP_Input in the Down Function and RESUME_Input in the Resume Function are valid options to control flow into & out-of a processing location. We did find a problem in the RESUME_Input option...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Q&A 06-23-2014
Replies: 3
Views: 13,158
Posted By Cliff King
You have the option of turning them on/off. Type...

You have the option of turning them on/off. Type NULL for the list.
Forum: FlexSim HC: Q&A 03-28-2014
Replies: 2
Views: 13,275
Posted By Cliff King
Resource behavior in FlexSim HC is different than...

Resource behavior in FlexSim HC is different than in standard FlexSim. There is no "Queue Strategy" for Groups (i.e. Dispatchers) for requests (i.e. tasksequences). Instead, we provide the user with...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Q&A 03-04-2014
Replies: 4
Views: 14,840
Posted By Cliff King
You don't need four separate instances of the...

You don't need four separate instances of the "Change Patient Visuals" option in the OnCreation trigger field. You can simply use the value of the "Gender" label (e.g. 1,2,3 and 4) to define the...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Q&A 02-28-2014
Replies: 4
Views: 14,840
Posted By Cliff King
I'm not sure what your full intent is. You...

I'm not sure what your full intent is. You mentioned using a patient label called "Gender" that you could declare values for in Patient Arrivals. Yes this is possible to do directly using the...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Q&A 02-28-2014
Replies: 2
Views: 13,199
Posted By Cliff King
There is a model in the FlexSim HC: Tips &...

There is a model in the FlexSim HC: Tips & Techniques forum that addresses your question very well. Here's the link:

Using Multiple Transports, Creating Alternate Waiting Locations...
Forum: User Development 02-20-2014
Replies: 1
Views: 13,071
Posted By Cliff King
The Revit file option should probably be thought...

The Revit file option should probably be thought of as an FBX file format option rather than an RVT file format option. Here are some thoughts that Ted Moore from Haskell shared with me regarding the...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Q&A 02-18-2014
Replies: 4
Views: 11,980
Posted By Cliff King
It has been renamed "Based on destination...

It has been renamed "Based on destination status".
Forum: FlexSim HC: Q&A 02-05-2014
Replies: 4
Views: 11,980
Posted By Cliff King
Yes, I agree that the "Based on location...

Yes, I agree that the "Based on location matching" picklist option is a good one for you to use.

When I run the model, I notice that your patients get stuck in the WaitingLineArea. This is because...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Product Announcements 01-21-2014
Replies: 0
Views: 13,206
Posted By Cliff King
FlexSim HC 4.32

We've just released an important update which fixes a couple bugs found by some users who have begun working with very large models. Here is a complete list of the changes:

Version 4.3.2 (January...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Product Announcements 01-03-2014
Replies: 0
Views: 11,740
Posted By Cliff King
FlexSim HC 4.3

Oops, it looks like we forgot to announce the last three releases of the software. The current version of the software is 4.3 and here is a list of the changes made over the last three releases:
...
Forum: FlexSim HC: Q&A 12-17-2013
Replies: 3
Views: 13,158
Posted By Cliff King
David, I had problems even getting your...

David,

I had problems even getting your model to run without errors. The patient track seemed to be the source of the problem, so I created a new track and copied the activities over to it. This...
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