Industrial Engineer Engineering and Management Solutions at Work

March 2013    |    Volume: 45    |    Number: 3

The member magazine of the Institute of Industrial Engineers

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Health Systems by Amanda Mewborn

Industrial Engineer’s monthly column about health systems (March 2013) 

Engineering better healthcare facilities

I often get puzzled looks when I tell people that I’m an industrial engineer working at an architecture firm. I’m sure people are curious as to how the two fields relate. Master facility planning for medical centers is one aspect of the architectural process where IEs provide value.


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