Week 2 Case Assignment
Complete the case study below: using Textbook: Introduction Healthcare Management by Sharon B. Buchbinder and Nancy H. Shanks
Set Up for Failure? pg. 401
Use the case study write up format to answer the following questions
Case Study Questions
How might she draw upon and apply the theories of management and motivation to address these issues?
How might she approach the dentists?
What are the most urgent issues?
What actions might she suggest to improve the situation?
What strategies might be used to motivate the dentists and the employees in working to begin to address the issues?
Should Allison be updating her resume and looking for another job? Explain your response.
Case Study Write-up
Major Problems and Secondary Issues
Organizational Strengths and Weaknesses
Alternatives and Recommended Solutions
Submit your case in APA 6th edition format with no less than 3 peer reviewed references.
Week 2 Motivation Name: Instructor: Institution: Date: Background Statement The healthcare field was a new one to Allison; she however felt that dentistry in specific was her calling. In pursuit of her calling, she opted to work as a practicing dentist at the office of Dr. Gable. Dr. Gable on the other hand, upon the realization of the need for expansion, chose to hire a consultancy firm to assist in the evaluation of the logistics of adding staff, equipment, new venue as well as an additional dentist. In the process however, Dr.Gable completely ignored the opinions and input that would have been contributed by Allison, who fe