4–5 pages; Plus a 2 PowerPoint slides Speaker notes
You are the department manager for a thriving orthopedic center that is part of an integrated delivery system (IDS) in Arkansas. The IDS is owned by a national corporation, with varying sized health care facilities from coast to coast. As the department manager, you participate in various committees and panels that address multiple aspects of the centers business and administration. Currently, the chief executive officer (CEO) of the IDS is considering approving procurement of a surgical robotic unit, at the recommendation of the systems chief of surgery, for use in the thriving but overloaded orthopedic center that the Arkansas hospital houses.
You are to also prepare a PowerPoint presentation explaining the specific differences among economic factors that must be considered prior to the purchase of the surgical unit.