Assignment 6 :Case Study Chapter 12 Managing Health Organizations
Case Study Chapter 12 Managing Health Organizations — Two employees are wondering why, despite the presence of hard working employees and high organizational morale, their organization is falling behind others in terms of output and productivity. A new employee who just finished her graduate degree suggests that the forming and training of more teams would improve productivity. The teams would focus on quality improvement while striving to improve output and customer service.
Paper: In a 3-5 page paper address the following questions: When is it necessary to emphasize team forming and building within an organization? What can kind of improvements can be addressed through team development? What kind of individuals should be selected to lead a team? What are some the potential barriers to effective team development? How is individual accountability maintained in a team environment? How are slackers (“social loafers”) managed?