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Heskett, Roger Hallowell Source: Harvard Business School 4 pages. Release Date: 8 Jan. Heskett says studying Shouldice helped him conceptualize the strategic-service vision that he and HBS colleagues would develop into a framework for success for service firms.
" The case endures, " he declares, " because the mission of Shouldice has remained constant and because Shouldice has inspired other focused medical ventures.
For over 70 years the Surgeons and staff of Shouldice Hospital have dedicated themselves to repairing abdominal wall hernias; it’s all we do, having performed over , successful hernia repairs using our natural tissue technique without the use of surgical mesh and its serious complications.
This paper provides a case analysis and a case solution to a popular Harvard Business School case study () by Roger Hallowell and James L. Heskett on Shouldice Hospital, Limited, a Canadian hospital and medical facility specializing in hernia operations.
Start studying Service Operations Exam 1. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Service Offered: (e.g. Shouldice Hospital and hernia patients) Geographic Region: (e.g.
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