Describe the vertical and horizontal dimensions of this organization. Describe the authority/responsibility relationships that will present in this organization.
In this case, the horizontal dimension aspect would be only three health care providers that start the organization. The three physicians and only a handful staffs are involved in running the organization. On the horizontal relationship, the three physicians will be involved in communication and making crucial decisions regarding the organization (Fagerstrom, 2009). The vertical design of the organization would be with three physicians and all the members of the entire organization. The order of hierarchy would start from top to the bottom or vice versa. Making of crucial decisions and communication will start from the seniors to the juniors in the entire organization (Khatri et al., 2006). Nurses and other staffs in the lower ranks will be answerable to their seniors. The three physicians would be in the front line to lead others in providing health care to the patients. Responsibilities would be assigned according to the ranks that every staff in the organization holds. Continue reading