TITLE

Anatomy of a Merger

AUTHOR(S)
Hotchkiss, Brian L.
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
Click (1532-0391);Oct2002, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents information on medical staff leaders' involvement with hospital management at Blodgett was courteous, but had little operational significance. There were medical staff representatives on the board of trustees and administrative officers attended medical executive committee meetings, but most decisions were reached in executive sessions remote from physician contact. Shortly before the merger, top management and medical staff officers began meeting weekly. Matters were similar at Butterworth, the larger and more complex system.
ACCESSION #
14727623

 

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