Centre for Healthcare Operations Improvement & Research
Welcome to the website of CHOIR (Centre for Healthcare Operations Improvement and Research). CHOIR is a research group of the University of Twente, the Netherlands, that aims to improve healthcare operations by developing tailored operations research models for healthcare optimization problems from practice.
By working as a part-time consultant in hospitals or consultancy companies, the CHOIR PhD students are actively involved in implementing scientific research in practice. It is CHOIR’s ambition to improve the quality of care as well as reduce operational expenses. Examples of CHOIR’s research include patient and appointment scheduling, operating room scheduling, ambulatory care and personnel scheduling.
For more information on CHOIR, please read our brochure.