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Publication Type : Journal Article
Publisher : Benchmarking (ABDC - B Category)
Source : Benchmarking (ABDC - B Category), Emerald Group Publishing Ltd., Volume 26, Issue 4, p.1290-1313 (2019)
Keywords : Healthcare change, Healthcare Management, Hospital change management, Organizational Readiness, Readiness, TISM
Campus : Coimbatore
School : School of Business
Year : 2019
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to identify, analyze and develop a model to measure the interactions among different factors of organizational readiness for change in service sector specific to healthcare organization. The total interpretive structural modeling (TISM)-based readiness for change is to build a theoretical framework to understand the mutual interactions among the factors and to identify the driving and dependence power of these factors. Design/methodology/approach: TISM is used to identify factors that contribute to analyze the readiness state before starting a change implementation process in healthcare. Matrice d’Impacts croises-multiplication applique´ a classement analysis is used to find the driving and dependent factors of change in healthcare. Findings: This paper identified 12 factors of readiness for change from literature review followed by expert interview to understand the inner connection of factors and study inner relationships. The result says that state of affairs, recent trends in healthcare sector, technology advancement and interdependence among departments are key factors for readiness of change. Research limitations/implications: This research mainly focused on readiness factors for change in the healthcare sector. Practical implications: This study will be useful for researcher and practitioners to understand the readiness factors for change. Originality/value: In this research work, TISM-based readiness for the change framework structural model has been proposed for healthcare organizations which is a new effort in the area of organizational change management in this sector. © 2019, Emerald Publishing Limited.
Cite this Research Publication : Vaishnavi V., Dr. Suresh M., and Dutta, P., “A Study on the Influence of Factors Associated with Organizational Readiness for Change in Healthcare Organizations using TISM”, Benchmarking (ABDC - B Category), vol. 26, no. 4, pp. 1290-1313, 2019.