Provide one illustration of technology transforming how managers manage in the workplace. Why is this
an illustration? Have you seen such transformations in your own workplace?
One area I have seen changes is with clerical and secretarial s
Chapter 2 Discussion Questions page 33
1. Taylors work has influenced present day management of HCOs by
providing the most efficient way to do things. His work has allowed
people to work less hard and provide better results at the same time. It
not only a
Chapter 3 Discussion Questions pg 54
2. Strategic planning is done by a manager using strategic thinking. This
is when the manager recognizes where an organization is now and sets
goals for the future. To achieve these goals, they create a strategy to
Chapter 6 Discussion Questions page 121 # 1,5,6
1. Why are teams, committees and other groups needed in HCOs?
Divide work and accomplish goals more efficiently
Build positive relationships in the workplace
Make decisions by including people with different
Mini Case Studies
Case study #1: Jonestown Medical Center
Before doing anything, I would confirm the organizations drug and alcohol policy.
Next, I would have a talk with Dr. Smith to see how he is acting.
If I suspect Dr. Smith is in fact intoxicated,
Chapter 4 Discussion Questions: Page 76 #1,3,5
A system is a bunch of groups that come together to reach a common goal of the
organization. Health care organizations are so dependent on external factors they are unable
to be a closed system. Open systems
Dr. Kings Family Medicine
o Continue research
o Make a positive impact in the community
o Focus on each patients needs
o Help patients maintain a healthy lifestyle
o Maintain professional environment
o Provide top quality care to all