Strategic Planning and Its Epidemiological Basis

  • Denise M. Oleske

Learning Outcomes

After completing this chapter, you will be able to:
  1. 1.

    Develop a mission statement for a health care organization based upon its population served.

  2. 2.

    Identify sources of epidemiologic data which can be used for strategic planning in a health care organization.

  3. 3.

    Apply the steps in the strategic planning process to favorably position a health care organization within the next 5 years.

  4. 4.

    Utilize epidemiologic methods to project the demand for health care services in a community.



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Authors and Affiliations

  • Denise M. Oleske
    • 1
  1. 1.ChicagoUSA

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