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Meta-Analysis of the Healthcare Facility Management Workforce: A Learning Framework to Address the 2030 Succession Challenge


Abstract This research seeks to better understand the current state of US healthcare FM industry hiring practices from colleges and universities to identify potential employment barriers into healthcare FM and interventions to help overcome them. Two national surveys were distributed to healthcare facility managers and directors to collect quantifiable information on healthcare organizations, hiring practices from FM academic programs, individual demographics, and opinions of FM college graduates. Designated survey respondents were also contacted for phone interviews. Additionally, a Delphi method was used for this research to draw upon the collective knowledge and experience of 13 experts over three iterative rounds of input.

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Created Date 2019
Contributor Call, Steven Alan (Author) / Sullivan, Kenneth (Advisor) / Hurtado, Kristen (Committee member) / Standage, Richard (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Engineering / Facility Engineering / Facility Management / Healthcare / Succession Planning
Type Doctoral Dissertation
Extent 134 pages
Language English
Copyright
Note Doctoral Dissertation Built Environment 2019
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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