Discussion post

I’m studying for my Health & Medical class and need an explanation.

Topic: Operational Metrics, Benchmarking, and Analysis

Why should an operations analysis consider the organization’s strategic objectives? What are the important things to consider in selecting operational metrics to use in an operations analysis? Finally, choose and describe a quantitative tool that can be used to develop benchmarks, including its relative merits and drawbacks.

600 words and demonstrate course-related knowledge, must include a biblical integration and at least 2 peer-reviewed source citations within 10yrs, in addition to the course textbook, in current APA format.

Book: Langabeer, II, J. R. and Helton, J. (2016). Health care operations management (2nd ed.). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning. ISBN: 9781284050066.