Accession Number:

ADA045136

Title:

An Analysis of the Implications of Decentralization in the Military Health Services System (MHSS).

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

118.0

Abstract:

Within the context of the findings and recommendations of the recent Military Health Care Study MHCS the concept of Decentralized management is examined. The implications for the concepts application decentralization in the Military Health Services System MHSS are considered. Based on option 3 of recommendation 3 of the MHCS, i.e., Implement a regional management structure which allocates resources, including funds, facility and personnel, a regional management structure is posited which includes a Regional Health Planning Agency RHPA for the MHSS. The potential interface of the three principal actors of the posited regional management structure the regional authority, RHPA and regional medical centerfacility are considered. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE