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Regency Health Care Group: Contemporary or Classical Structure

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  1. 1. Regency Health Care Group: Contemporary or Classical Structure<br />Carl Wills<br />HCM611-1001B-01<br />Phase 1 Task 2 Individual Project<br />Professor Jan Carrell<br />Colorado Technical University Online<br />February 22, 2010<br />
  2. 2. Organizational Structure: Traditional<br />Division of work,<br />Responsibility and authority,<br />Departmental,<br />Span of control, and<br />Coordination.<br />2<br />Contemporary or Classical Structure<br />
  3. 3. Contemporary Structure: Patient-Focused Care<br />Empowerment<br />Cross Training<br />Decentralized<br />Patient care teams<br />Computerization<br />Contemporary or Classical Structure<br />3<br />
  4. 4. The Pros and Cons of Traditional and Patient-Focused Care<br />Traditional<br />Activities defined by position.<br />Specialization (KSA).<br />Top-down hierarchy.<br />Communication clearly. defined.<br />Departmentalization.<br />Coordination maximized.<br />Patient-Focused Care<br />Cross Training.<br />Decentralization.<br />Integration of patient care teams.<br />Flexibility.<br />Broader span of control.<br />Coordination Choices.<br />Contemporary or Classical Structure<br />4<br />
  5. 5. Patient-Focused Care <br />Contemporary or Classical Structure<br />5<br />
  6. 6. References<br />Colorado Technical University Online. (2010). Managing the health care organization: Task list. Retrieved February 17, 2010, from<br />Coulter, M. (2008). Strategic management in action (4th ed.). Pearson/Prentice Hall. Upper Saddle River, New Jersey<br />Harlingen Medical Center. (2007). Patient-focused care. Retrieved February 20, 2010, from<br />Longest, B. Rakich, S. Darr, K. (2004). Managing health services organizations and systems (4th ed.). Health Professional Press. Baltimore, Maryland<br />Shi, L Singh, D. (2005). Essentials of the US health care system. Jones and Bartlett Publishers. Sudbury, Massachusetts <br />Contemporary or Classical Structure<br />6<br />