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Sarah Lambert

8.5 pg 320
Holiday Health, Inc is opening a new spa. Three locations in the suburbs are being considered.
The following table gives the factors for each site.
At which site should Holiday open the new spa?

FACTOR
Land space
Land costs
Traffic density
Neighborhood Income
Zoning Laws

WEIGHT MAITLAND CRESTWOOD
0.30
60
70
0.25
40
80
0.20
50
80
0.15
50
70
0.10
80
20

NORTHSIDE
MALL
80
30
60
40
90

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How many people can be processed per hour? b).15 0. Inc is opening a new spa.5 pg 320 Holiday Health. At present. The following table gives the factors for each site. At which site should Holiday open the new spa? FACTOR Land space Land costs Traffic density Neighborhood Income Zoning Laws WEIGHT 0.Average Time (Minutes) 10 8 5 7 16 12 10 Activity Medical history Blood tests Eye examination Measurements (ie.1 MAITLAN D 60 40 50 50 80 CREST NORTHSID WOOD E MALL 70 80 80 30 80 60 70 40 20 90 .. Develop a layout and balance the line. a). height.2 0. there are three paramedics and two physicians on duty during each shift. Three locations in the suburbs are being considered. Which activity accounts for the current bottleneck? c). blood pressure) Medical examination Psychological interview Exit medical evaluation These activities can be preformed in any order. and exit medical evaluation is last. with two exceptions: Medical history must be taken first.3 0.25 0. Other activities can be carried out by either physicians or paramedics. If one more physician and one more paramedic can be placed on duty. Only physicians can perform exit evaluations and conduct psychological interviews.weight. how would you redraw the layout? What is the new throughput? question 3 8.