OPERATIONS AND SYSTEMS ENGINEERING (OSE)

The OSE Office delivers solutions and recommendations to complex problems. Decision Support Systems such as: Mathematical modeling/simulation/statistical forecasting/designing control systems are utilized in all areas of Healthcare operations.

Mission:  We are a team of UVA Health System professionals who apply skills in systems science, engineering design, business analytics and operations research to provide collaborative, tailored, data-driven and holistic solutions to complex problems that span variable domains, scales, and timelines throughout our health system.

Questions we answer:

  • What is the optimal solution given our resources and constraints?
  • What is the relationship between our decisions and the outcomes we achieve?
  • Does our data support our decisions?
  • How do we improve our performance and maintain our gains?
  • What if…?