Overview of the Organization
I have chosen to write my organizational analysis paper on the facility I am currently employed in. I was in a smaller community hospital prior to working at Methodist and in just a matter of a few months the difference is like night and day. New York Methodist Hospital is a 651-bed voluntary, non-profit hospital and serves over 35,000 inpatients each year. Another 200,000 outpatient visits and services are logged annually. The Hospital is also a major teaching hospital with 10 graduate medical education programs and four schools that provide training in allied health professions. New York Methodist Hospital is affiliated with the Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University an Ivy League medical school. New York Methodist has a number of institutes that bring together multidisciplinary specialists to provide care and offer community education and physician referral services. These are the Institute for Advanced and Minimally Invasive Surgery, the Institute for Asthma and Other Lung Diseases, the Institute for Cancer Care, the Institute for Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, the Institute for Digestive and Liver Disorders, the Institute for Family Care, the Institute for Neurosciences, the Institute for Orthopedic Medicine and Surgery, the Institute for Vascular Medicine and Surgery and the Institute for Women's Health. Since 2006, NYM has received the Consumer's Choice Award for Brooklyn every year. The award, given by the National Research Corporation, recognizes hospitals with outstanding service and quality marketing areas across the U.S. Winners are determined by consumer perceptions on best doctors, best nurses, quality and image ratings collected through a survey.
New York Methodist is located in the Park Slope area of Brooklyn New York. One hundred and thirty years ago in 1881 The Methodist Hospital was born, the first Methodist hospital in the world. Rev. James Monroe Buckley, having...