Essay about Workplace Motivation
University of Phoenix
Joan Phillips, PhD
July 24, 2007
Continuous Quality Improvement, Shared Governance, leaders leading by example and pay for performance are just a few of the many programs implemented at St. Anthony Hospital in Oklahoma City, Ok. in an effort to motivate employees to perform to exceptional standards. This paper describes just a small portion of how these programs attempt to motivate the employees based on different motivational theories.
I work for St. Anthony Hospital in Oklahoma City, Ok. St. Anthony is one hospital in a network called Sisters of Saint Mary Healthcare …show more content…
In the previous paragraph I mentioned the employee opinion satisfaction survey and this is one of the keys to the motivational strategies at St. Anthony. An organization can implement CQI or Shared Governance however, if the organization doesn’t take the time and effort to ask all employees their opinion as to the overall effectiveness of the DBC’s and the organization, motivational influence will decrease. St. Anthony decided to