Physicians and organizations: Strange bedfellows or a marriage made in heaven?

Zuckerman, Howard S.; Hilberman, Diana W.; Andersen, Ronald M.; Burns, Lawton R.; Alexander, Jeffrey A.; Torrens, Paul
March 1998
Frontiers of Health Services Management;Spring98, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p3
Discusses the importance of physician-hospital organization alignment as a condition for building integrated healthcare systems. Key influential factors; Processes used for the realization of alignment; Influence of structural and strategic factors on alignment; Principles that guide physicians and organizations in achieving alignment.


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