Conduct a service area competitor analysis for your health care organization. Columbus Georgia is the service area that I chose and Piedmont Medical for the organization. Piedmont Medical Center is a private not-for-profit organization that provide many types of health care services. Piedmont is responsible for nearly 3 million patients at 800 locations. Today, more than 110 years since it was founded, Piedmont is known as a leading health system in treatment of heart disease, organ transplantation and cancer care with 11 hospitals, 27 urgent care centers, 34 Piedmont QuickCare locations, 555 Piedmont Clinic physician practice locations and more than 2,300 Piedmont Clinic members (Piedmont Healthcare, 2020). Some competitors also in Columbus are Saint Francis Medical Center, and Columbus Health Department and tons of acute care clinics. These other health care facilities also supply many health care services like Piedmont. Piedmont is known for treating patients with cancer; however, John Hopkins is another well-known and very proficient health care organization that is top notch in Columbus. Many of its services are compatible to those of Piedmont health care. Piedmont Healthcare (2020). A System of Better Healthcare Across Georgia. Piedmont Healthcare.
Each of the assignments in this course is based on a particular health care organization of your choice. For this discussion, choose your organization and
- Fall '19
- Piedmont, influential organizations