Although Mapletown's community hospital is operating in the black, it carries a substantial debt load and its future in the changing health care environment is uncertain. A physician's proposal to add an expensive high tech service brings to the surface conflicting perspectives about governing board strategies and actions that will best promote the community's welfare.
David H. Smith and Judith A. Granbois, "Hospital Joint Ventures and Conflicts of Interest," PONPO Case CNG #19, December 1996
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