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Distinguish between intra- and interorganizational coordination in health care organizations

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Distinguish between intra- and interorganizational coordination in health care organizations. What are the key mechanisms available to managers to achieve each type of coordination?

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1. Distinguish between intra- and interorganizational coordination in health care organizations.

Coordination is achieving unity in pursuit of shared objectives. The difference between the intra- and interorganizational coordination is that intra-means coordination within the departments within the organizations, whereas inter- means coordination with other organizations. For example, inter-organizational coordination include market transactions that involve the focal organization and other organizations entering into contractual relationships in order to obtain operational resources or product ...

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Forms of intra- and interorganizational coordination in health care organizations are clearly explored in this case. References are also provided to justify the assertions.

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