A conceptual framework for understanding the multihospital arrangement strategy

Health Care Manage Rev. Winter 1980;5(1):17-24.


Participation in a multihospital arrangement is part of a strategy adopted by many hospital managers in an effort to achieve a higher level of organizational stability than is available to them when their organizations remain completely autonomous and independent.

MeSH terms

  • Decision Making
  • Hospital Shared Services / organization & administration
  • Multi-Institutional Systems / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Multi-Institutional Systems / organization & administration*
  • Multi-Institutional Systems / trends
  • United States