Application of SWOT analysis

Br J Hosp Med. 1993;49(6):430-1.


SWOT analysis is an effective and simple planning technique which addresses one aspect of many strategic planning processes. Given the complex nature of modern health care systems, the ability to use this type of technique can enable health professionals to participate more fully in the analysis and implementation of health care improvement.

MeSH terms

  • Health Personnel*
  • Health Planning*
  • Humans
  • Physicians
  • Planning Techniques