Mintzberg’s Configurations Paper

After comparing Mintzberg’s five basic organizational configurations (See Figure 12.8), identify the predominant design that works best for a health care organization. Please be sure to provide evidence to support your organizational design selection.

Three pages long, formatted according to current APA guidelines, 3 references among those to include (see uploaded pages): Longest, B. B., Jr., & Darr, K. (2014). Managing health services organizations and systems (6th ed.). Baltimore, MD: Health Professions Press.

Competency:
2. Analyze the essential functions, values, and components of effective health care organizational leadership and the challenges of leading and managing modern healthcare organizations.

Learning Objective:
1. Compare Mintzberg’s organizational configurations and support your choice of a configuration as one that works best for a healthcare organization.