How one Boston hospital built a Covid-19 forecasting system.
Source: Harvard Business Review
Among the most challenging aspects of the pandemic has been predicting its spread.
The healthcare delivery infrastructure in much of the United States has faced the equivalent of an impending hurricane but without a national weather service to warn us where and when it will hit, and how hard.
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC), built a forecasting model to help predicting the timing and magnitude of Covid-19 clinical demands for their hospital.