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Strategic Management vs Health Policy Planning

In order for organizations to be successful different alternatives are used to get ahead of the game. Strategic management is organization specific. Health policy planning is is derived from outside agencies.

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Strategic Management begins with strategic thinking. According to Swayne, Duncan, & Ginter (2006) strategic thinking is an individual intellectual process and mindset. Strategic thinkers are leaders that see the "big picture." Strategic management acknowledges the reality of ...

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The solution describes the differing reasons of each healthcare approach. The information was obtained from Swayne, Duncan, & Ginter's Strategic Management of Health Care Organization.