Strategic Management of Health Care Organizations, Third Edition is a comprehensive and concise text on strategic management as it applies to a variety of health care organizations. The central theme is that business-oriented strategic management can improve the success of health care organizations in a turbulent environment. Current health care examples are integrated throughout the 14 chapters of text, organized around a model of strategic management. Step-by-step, it presents the theory of strategic management and a process to carry out strategic management. The text includes 18 cases and 5 helpful appendices.Duncan, W. Jack is the author of 'Strategic Management of Health Care Organizations', published 1992 under ISBN 9780534925796 and ISBN 0534925790.