What was the impetus for a recent change that occurred in a healthcare organization that you are familiar with? What was the role of the leader; of the staff? How did this change improve the unit or department? What contribution did this change make to the organization?
The Kotter change model guides change agents through an eight-step process to facilitate change. Consider a recent organizational change with which you are familiar and apply the Kotter change model. Consider each step of the model and how the organizational change did or did not complete each step. Discuss how well or poorly one of these steps was completed. Did this change meet the outcome expectations by creating a positive change?
You have a 42-year-old female that presents to your office with respiratory and visual symptoms. She enjoys astronomy, but recently a visual change has made this difficult. She has noticed some difficulty seeing distant galaxies through her telescope. Also, she has noticed a mild, and sometimes productive cough, for 3-4 months. She has noticed worsening of the cough when she has been exposed to smoke from bonfires. You ask her additional questions and discover that she has smoked cigarettes, 1 ppd for 22 years. In further questioning, she admits the cough has really been present closer to 1 year. She […]
Use the topics and concepts in the readings to address the following question Concepts Overview of the buying process, social, marketing, situational, and psychological influences an overview of consumer decision making Maslow’s hierarchy of needs Basic sources of purchase decisions Kodak recently declared Bankruptcy. It used to be one of the ‘super’ firms and industry leader. Why did Kodak experience failure? What are they doing now to recharge their position in the market please need to be at least 200 words
Review the roles and responsibilities for the various federal public health agencies and list the three that you believe are most important. Then examine the various PHS agency budgets and information in the most recent federal budget. Is your list of the most important federal public health responsibilities consistent with spending levels for public health activities among these federal agencies? If you could allocate resources differently, which agency budgets would you increase and which would you decrease (assuming the total would remain the same)?
Pick a case/scenario that is focused on improving a company’s performance. Next, determine a series of large-scale and fine-scale tasks/solutions that might enhance the company’s ability to respond to external demands. Some case examples include a coffee shop trying to increase profits, a call center intending to enhance the quality of its customer service, or a hotel chain attempting to modernize its furnishings and other facilities.