Environmental scanning as a moderator of strategy-performance relationships: an empirical analysis of physical therapy facilities.

@article{Davis2008EnvironmentalSA,
  title={Environmental scanning as a moderator of strategy-performance relationships: an empirical analysis of physical therapy facilities.},
  author={Mark H. A. Davis and Grant Miles and William C. McDowell},
  journal={Health services management research},
  year={2008},
  volume={21 2},
  pages={81-92}
}
To date, strategic management research in health care is largely confined to the acute care sector of the industry. This research examines the linkages among environmental scanning, competitive strategy and performance in physical therapy facilities. Nontrivial differences between acute and subacute care firms suggest the role of environmental scanning may change in non-acute care settings. Consistent with previous research, these results indicate that the frequency of internal and external… CONTINUE READING