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Strategic management of health care organizations

Strategic management of health care organizations

Author: Linda E Swayne; W Jack Duncan; Peter M Ginter
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, 2011, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 6th edView all editions and formats

This streamlined 6th edition of the classic text continues to provide essential coverage of the key areas of strategic planning - the healthcare environment; service area profiles and delivery; and  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Linda E Swayne; W Jack Duncan; Peter M Ginter
ISBN: 9781405179188 140517918X
OCLC Number: 772612036
Notes: Reprinted 2011.
Description: x, 869 p. : illustrations (some color), maps ; 26 cm
Contents: The nature of strategic management --
Understanding and analyzing the general environment of the health care environment --
Service area competitor analysis --
Internal environmental analysis and competitive advantage --
Directional strategies --
Developing strategic alternatives --
Evaluation of alternatives and strategic choice --
Value adding service delivery strategies --
Value adding support strategies --
Communicating the strategy and developing action plans. Appendices: Analyzing strategic health care cases --
Financial analysis for health care organizations. Cases in the Health Care Sector: The pharmaceutical industry: an industry note --
Salix Pharmaceuticals, Inc.: Succeeding on the road less traveled --
Community Blood Center of the Carolinas: Donations, donations, donations --
OR Solutions reaches a crossroad --
Can this relationship be saved? The Midwestern Medical Group's integration journey --
Ellen Zane: Leading change at Tufts-NEMC --
Indian Health Service: Creating a climate for change --
Dr. Louis Mickael: the physician as strategic manager --
Governance challenges at Good Hand Healthcare (A) --
The Rosemont Behavioral Health Center --
Riverview Regional Medical Center: an HMA facility --
AIDSCAP Nepal --
Emanuel Medical Center: Crisis in the health care industry --
Cooper Green Hospital and the Community Care Plan --
"So, Doctor, Can you fix this?" A case involving a medical spa --
C.W. Williams Health Center: A community asset --
Pacific Cataract and Laser Institute: competing in the LASIK eye surgery market --
The Premier Health Care Alliance emerges --
The case for open heart surgery at Cabarrus Memorial Hospital --
Emergency Care Group.
Responsibility: Linda E. Swayne, W. Jack Duncan, Peter M. Ginter.


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