Strategic Management of Health Care Organizations

Chapter Nine of Strategic Management of Health Care Organizations discussed organizational structure. Answer the questions below in your assignment paper. Your answers should be typed in Microsoft Word document, comprise 4-5 pages for the body in this paper, and meet APA 6 Ed. guidelines (except no Abstract will be used for this short paper). Your essay paper should follow (and include) the same main headings found below (remember to center main headings). Be sure to answer all questions listed. At least five secondary (in addition to our text) peer-reviewed sources properly cited and referenced are required, along with our text used for this paper. You will attach your paper using the assignment link (see the Assignment Link under the Weekly Materials for Week 6).

Week 6 Assignment Paper


  1. What is organizational structure?
  2. Introduce your paper.

Organizational Structure and Implementing Strategy

How does organizational structure implement strategy?

Building Blocks of Structure

What are the basic building blocks of structure?

Advantages and Disadvantages of Building Blocks of Structure

What are the advantages and disadvantages of each of the building blocks of structure?


What conclusions can be drawn from your literature review and paper?