Design of a management support system for hospital strategic planning

@article{Applegate1986DesignOA,
  title={Design of a management support system for hospital strategic planning},
  author={Lynda M. Applegate and Richard O. Mason and Darryl Thorpe},
  journal={Journal of Medical Systems},
  year={1986},
  volume={10},
  pages={79-95}
}
Recent changes in the health care industry that foster competition are drastically affecting hospital planning and marketing activities. Increased price competition, the development of less costly alternative health care delivery systems and providers, and the shift to prospective average-cost reimbursement for Medicare beneficiaries are major factors… CONTINUE READING