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The 6 Culture Clusters and Healthcare
The 6 Culture Clusters and Healthcare

Author(s): Huib Wursten, Carel Jacobs
Subject(s): Anthropology, Business Economy / Management, Socio-Economic Research
Published by: Center for Socio-Economic Studies and Multiculturalism
Keywords: culture clusters; mental image; management across cultures; International healthcare; Hofstede research;

Summary/Abstract: The way healthcare is organized is dependent on the value system of the country concerned. In this paper the authors describe the differences in thinking with the help of the 7 Mental Images Huib Wursten defined. It is about the what, how and who is involved in the approach to healthcare.Special attention is given to the cultural context of the acceptance of the influence of Government in management.

  • Issue Year: 2/2019
  • Issue No: 1
  • Page Range: 5-20
  • Page Count: 16
  • Language: English
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