Healthcare stakeholders are largely like any other project stakeholders, except they are compelled to be a bit passionate, because they hold lives in their hands virtually every moment of every day. In this video, Bob McGannon suggests a few items to emphasize on in your stakeholder management plans including managing groups, focusing on demos, involving stakeholder early and how to refresh stakeholder knowledge about your project deliverables.
- Stakeholders in a healthcare environment are passionate.…I've heard this passion described as focused,…determined, change averse, and egotistical.…When you're managing stakeholders…in a healthcare environment,…be ready to encounter these characteristics…and potentially others as well.…Healthcare stakeholders are largely like…any project stakeholders with one exception,…they're compelled to be extremely focused…because they hold lives in their hands…at virtually every moment of every day.…
So, diligence when managing these stakeholders…is paramount to your success.…However, there are no unusual or special stakeholder…management techniques to share with you today.…Rather, I have some suggestions on what to emphasize…in your stakeholder management plans.…First, focus on demonstrations.…This recommendation to focus on demonstrations…of your products with healthcare stakeholders…is something I learned early on.…My mother worked in a medical environment…and she'd often complain about where instruments…and supplies were located in her facilities.…
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- Managing healthcare project stakeholders
- Dealing with regulatory constraints
- Establishing milestones
- Assessing project risks
- Executing your healthcare project