Ensemble-based methods for forecasting census in hospital units
BMC Medical Research Methodology
The ability to accurately forecast census counts in hospital departments has considerable implications for hospital resource allocation. In recent years several different methods have been proposed forecasting census counts, however many of these approaches do not use available patient-specific information.
Koestler, Devin C.; Ombao, Hernando; and Bender, Jesse, "Ensemble-based methods for forecasting census in hospital units" (2013). Open Dartmouth: Faculty Open Access Articles. 125.