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Publication Type
Journal Article
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Crick, Anne P.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Management Studies
Article Title
Decentralization in the Jamaican health sector: A performance perspective
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Journal Title
Social and Economic Studies
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2002
Volume ID
51
Issue ID
3
Page(s)
27-39
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Abstract
Asserts that restructuring of organizations to achieve great efficiencies has become an imperative for many government agencies. Desribes the process of restructuring undertaken by one Jamaican government ministry. Notes that while the change approach used was text book it did not effectively win commitment to the decentralization process and this does not bode well for performance within the new structure. Analyses the change process and makes recommendatioons for managing the process of change more effectively.....
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