Consumer empowerment behavior and hospital choice

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Abstract

The association between empowerment behavior and a patient's choice of hospitals was examined. Enhancing empowerment behavior did not lead to greater satisfaction with the choice made. The demographic profiles of three patient groups are presented and key health care marketing strategies are discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)197-204
Number of pages8
JournalHealth Care Management Review
Volume31
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2006 Jan 1

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Marketing
Demography
Delivery of Health Care
Power (Psychology)
Consumer Behavior
Consumer empowerment
Empowerment
Marketing strategy
Demographics
Patient choice
Health care marketing

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Leadership and Management
  • Health Policy
  • Strategy and Management

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Consumer empowerment behavior and hospital choice. / Weng, Hui-Ching.

In: Health Care Management Review, Vol. 31, No. 3, 01.01.2006, p. 197-204.

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