Using specific examples and support from your Learning Resources, identify the benefits and challenges of strategic planning in health care for each of the following: Patient Managers Providers (physicians, nurses, and allied health professionals) REQUIRED READING: Chapter 1, “Strategic Planning”
In this chapter, you will be introduced to the strategic planning process within health care settings. The author provides insight into the process of identifying a desired future state for a health care organization and planning a means to achieve it. Chapter 5, “Planning”
Planning is a fundamental task for health care managers. This chapter addresses the role of planning in an organization’s mission and vision, goals and objectives.