Strategic Audit Simlulation ProjectInterview

****This is a continuation of Order 1249248 you completed for me
****Use Health Ascension as the healthcare Organization and Robert J. Henkel as the healthcare professional

Purpose

To assess your ability to:
i?? Detect the internal environment of a healthcare organization; the corporate structure, corporate culture, and corporate resources.
i?? Compare the external environment of healthcare organizations in the United States with one in a different region of the world.
i?? Communicate professionally with peers and healthcare professionals.

Overview

By the end of this week, you should have completed your formal interview with your approved Healthcare Professional. Your interview should cover the following areas of your strategic audit field project:
1. The role of strategic management in the organization you have chosen.
2. The internal environment of the organization you have chosen.
3. The external environment of the organization you have chosen.
4. Analysis of strategic factors for the organization you have chosen.
5. The methods of evaluation and control of strategic initiatives in the organization you have chosen.

Action Items

1. Complete the required reading assignments for this learning module.
2. By Sunday of Week 4, you should have met with your healthcare professional and gathered information about your strategic audit project. Prior to your interview, you should prepare questions for your healthcare professional to answer in relation to your entire strategic audit. Your interview should cover the following areas of your strategic audit field project:
I. The role of strategic management in the organization you have chosen.
II. The internal environment of the organizations you have chosen.
III. The external environment of the organization you have chosen.
IV. Analysis of strategic factors for the organization you have chosen.
V. The methods of evaluation and control of strategic initiatives in the organization you have chosen.
3. During your interview take detailed notes on each topic in preparation for writing your strategic audit paper during Weeks 5 and 6.
4. By Sunday, post an initial response of at least 300 words in the discussion topic, Week 4: Interview Summary, and include the following elements:
I. The position title and organization of the professional you have interviewed. For privacy purpose, please do not include the professionals real name in the post; you may instead use a pseudo name to refer to that person.
II. The time and place of the interview.
III. What worked well in the interview?
IV. What you may change in the interview.