8 edition of Strategic planning for results found in the catalog.
Strategic planning for results
Sandra S Nelson
|Statement||Sandra Nelson for the Public Library Association|
|Series||PLA results series|
|Contributions||Nelson, Sandra S., Public Library Association|
|LC Classifications||Z678 .N454 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 291 p. :|
|Number of Pages||291|
|LC Control Number||2007027926|
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Strategic Healthcare Management: Planning and Execution, Second Instructor Resources: Test bank, PowerPoint slides for each chapter, answers to the chapter questions, and suggestions for presenting and discussing the cases.A healthcare organization's mission should direct its strategies. A. Strategic Planning Session Agenda 9 B. Strategic Plan Format 11 C. Objectives, Responsibilities and Targets C Objectives, Responsibilities and Targets (Completed Sample) 15 D. Individual Objectives, Summary/Status Report 17 E. Information Resources 19 _____ INTRODUCTION This publication introduces you to strategic planning.
Strategic planning is an organizational management activity that is used to set priorities, focus energy and resources, strengthen operations, ensure that employees and other stakeholders are working toward common goals, establish agreement around intended outcomes/results, and assess and adjust the organization’s direction in response to a. Unfortunately, this book can't be printed from the OpenBook. If you need to print pages from this book, we recommend downloading it as a PDF. Visit to get more information about this book, to buy it in print, or to download it as a free PDF.
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