Designing A Functional Dashboard for Pandemic Diseases in Hospitals

Addaoud K., Erdem S.

International Journal of Management and Applied Science, vol.8, no.4, pp.61-69, 2022 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)


The main contribution of this study is creating a functional pandemic and a real-time dashboard in the context of healthcare. The pandemic dashboard contains quality measures that help managers, doctors, nurses, and support staff, from different levels (Administration Unit, Intensive Care, General Care, Emergency, Pandemic unit) answer high value questions based on the analyses provided. Through a theoretical background research, the paper analyzed the relevant theories that are engaged in creating a functional dashboard for pandemic disease in a hospital; the Feedback intervention theory (FIT), Incremental model of the Decision-making theories, Crisis management model, Stakeholder theory, and the Cognitive fit theory. The functional pandemic dashboard created contains some basic functional features; Real-time notifications and alerts, scenario analyses, and drill-down capabilities Keywords - Functional dashboard, Healthcare, Decision-making theory, Incremental model, Feedback intervention theory (FIT), Stakeholder theory, Cognitive fit theory.