Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2017 The Role of Individual and Collective Mindfulness in Promoting Occupational Safety in Health CareMedical care review.  74:79-96. 2017
2017 Gender Stereotyping is Alive and WellJournal of Health Administration Education.  34:257-275. 2017
2017 Gender Stereotyping is Alive and Well: What are our Students Learning?Journal of Health Administration Education2017
2016 Stakeholder Dynamics During the Project Front-End: The Case of Nuclear Waste Repository ProjectsProject Management Journal.  46:15-41. 2016
2016 Antecedents to workplace injury in the health care industry: A synthesis of the literatureHealth Care Management Review.  41:42-55. 2016
2015 Inernational research in health care management: its need in the 21st century, methodological challenges, ethical issues, pitfalls, and practicalities.Advances in health care management.  17:3-22. 2015
2015 Project stakeholder management-past and presentProject Management Journal.  46:6-14. 2015
2014 Technological innovations and hospital performance: a systematic review of the literatureInnovation and Entrepreneurship in Health.  13-13. 2014
2014 A longitudinal model of the dynamics between HMOs consumer-friendliness and preventive health care utilizationJournal of Health and Human Services Administration.  37:76-110. 2014
2014 A longitudinal model of the dynamics between HMOs' consumer-friendliness and preventive health care utilizationJournal of Health and Human Services Administraiton.  37:74-108. 2014
2014 Interprofessional academic health center leadership development: The case of the University of Alabama at Birmingham's healthcare leadership academyApplied Nursing Research.  27:104-108. 2014
2014 Using resource dependency theory to measure the environment in health care organizational studies: A systematic review of the literatureHealth Care Management Review.  39:50-65. 2014
2013 Safety leadership: Extending workplace safety climate best practices across health care workforcesAdvances in health care management.  14:189-217. 2013
2013 Living up to safety values in health care: The effect of leader behavioral integrity on occupational safetyJournal of Occupational Health Psychology.  18:395-405. 2013
2013 Environmental factors and quality improvement in county and local health departmentsJournal of Public Health Management and Practice.  19:240-249. 2013
2012 A dutch and American commentary on it in health care: Roundtable discussions on it and innovations in health careAdvances in health care management.  12:61-74. 2012
2012 Behavioral integrity for safety, priority of safety, psychological safety, and patient safety: A team-level studyJournal of Applied Psychology.  97:1273-1281. 2012
2011 National culture as a moderator of the relationship between managers' use of guidance sources and how well work events are handledJournal of Cross-Cultural Psychology.  42:1101-1121. 2011
2011 Stakeholder collaboration: Implications for stakeholder theory and practiceJournal of Business Ethics.  96:21-26. 2011
2010 The influence of environmental and organizational factors on hospitals' clinical it sophisticationJournal of Health and Human Services Administration.  33:158-192. 2010
2010 Rework and workarounds in nurse medication administration process: Implications for work processes and patient safetyHealth Care Management Review.  35:124-133. 2010
2010 Toward determining the structure of psychiatric visit nonadherenceJournal of Ambulatory Care Management.  33:108-116. 2010
2010 Anatomy of a social partnership: A stakeholder perspectiveIndustrial Marketing Management.  39:76-90. 2010
2010 Special issue on stakeholder thinking: A tribute to Juha NäsiJournal of Business Ethics.  96:1. 2010
2010 Stakeholder collaboration: Implications for stakeholder theory and practiceJournal of Business Ethics.  96:21-26. 2010
2009 An exploratory study of institutional effects on the practice of evidence-based medicine in acute care hospitalsAcademy of Health Care Management Journal.  5:1-29. 2009
2009 Using electronic data sources to understand the determinants of psychiatric visit non-adherence.AMIA ... Annual Symposium proceedings / AMIA Symposium. AMIA Symposium.  2009:11-15. 2009
2008 HMOs' consumer-friendliness and preventive health care utilization: Exploratory findings from the 2002 medical expenditure panel surveyJournal of Health and Human Services Administration.  31:259-289. 2008
2008 Stakeholder management and path dependence in organizational transitionsManagement Decision.  46:846-863. 2008
2007 A retrospective on access to health careInternational Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance.  20:494-505. 2007
2006 Short communication: A proposed physician-patient cycle modelStress Medicine.  22:131-137. 2006
2006 Beyond rankings: Using cognitive mapping to understand what health care journals representSocial Science and Medicine.  62:1192-1204. 2006
2006 A proposed physician-patient cycle modelStress & Health.  22:131-137. 2006
2005 Demographic effects on the use of vertical sources of guidance by managers in widely differing cultural contextsInternational Journal of Cross Cultural Management.  5:5-26. 2005
2005 Foreword: A framework for the developing field of international health care managementAdvances in health care management.  5:xv-xxv. 2005
2004 Responding to a crisis: a stakeholder analysis of community health organizations.Journal of Health and Human Services Administration.  26:383-414. 2004
2004 Impact of patient feedback on residents' handheld computer use: A multi-site studyStudies in Health Technology and Informatics.  107:582-586. 2004
2004 Impact of patient feedback on residents' handheld computer use: a multi-site study.Medinfo. MEDINFO.  11:582-586. 2004
2004 Value-chain analysis of a rural health program: toward understanding the cost benefit of telemedicine applications.Hospital Topics.  82:10-17. 2004
2003 Organizational downsizing: A review of literature for planning and researchJournal of Healthcare Management.  48:181-201. 2003
2003 Strategic stakeholder perspective to ESOP negotiations: the case of United AirlinesManagement Decision.  41:383-393. 2003
2003 From stakeholder management strategies to stakeholder management styles: Serendipitous research on organizational configurationsAdvances in health care management.  3:317-344. 2003
2003 Organizational learning, diffusion of innovation, and international collaboration in telemedicineHealth Care Management Review.  28:68-78. 2003
2003 Responding to a crisis: A stakeholder analysis of community health organizationsJournal of Health and Human Services Administration.  26. 2003
2002 Advances in health care management: OverviewAdvances in health care management.  3:1-8. 2002
2002 From stakeholder management strategies to stakeholder management styles: Serendipitous research on organizational configurationsAdvances in health care management.  3:319-346. 2002
2002 Stakeholder analysis for multi-sector innovationsJournal of Business and Industrial Marketing.  17:181-203. 2002
2002 Cultural values, sources of guidance, and their relevance to managerial behavior: A 47-nation studyJournal of Cross-Cultural Psychology.  33:188-208. 2002
2002 Rating outlets for health care management research: An update and extensionMedical care review.  59:337-352. 2002
2002 Recognizing institutional barriers to improved incident managementIACP Tech Newsletter.  1:6. 2002
2001 A critical view of facilitating labor-management collaborationGroup Facilitation: A Research and Applications Journal.  3:46-55. 2001
2001 Advances in health care management: This volumeAdvances in health care management.  2:1-7. 2001
2001 Integration as networks and systems: A strategic stakeholder analysisAdvances in health care management.  2:37-62. 2001
2001 Integration as systems and networks: A strategic stakeholder analysisAdvances in health care management.  2:37-62. 2001
2001 Restructuring rural health care: Expanding the PACE for rural eldersOnline Journal of Rural Nursing and Health Care.  2. 2001
2001 Vision and challenges of integrating traffic management and emergency response systemsTransportation Technology News2001
2000 International health care management: Investigating best practices around the globeAdvances in health care management.  1:421-465. 2000
2000 Beyond managed costsHealth Care Management Review.  25:93-108. 2000
2000 Response to: 'Identifying management competencies for healthcare executives: Review of a series of Delphi studies.'Journal of Health Administration Education.  18:248-9. 2000
2000 Small, rural hospitals: A fight for survivalOnline Journal of Rural Nursing and Health Care.  1. 2000
1999 A test of the motivations underlying choice of conflict strategies in the dual-concern modelInternational Journal of Conflict Management.  10:25-44. 1999
1998 Can ethical management and managed care coexist?Health Care Management Review.  23:56-62. 1998
1997 Governance of Integrated Delivery Systems/Networks: A Stakeholder ApproachHealth Care Management Review.  22:7-20. 1997
1996 A case for delivering supplemental oxygen to postoperative patients during transport to the PACU.Journal of PeriAnesthesia Nursing.  11:295-297. 1996
1996 Experimental and experiential approaches to teaching face-to-face and computer-mediated group discussionCommunication Education.  45:244-259. 1996
1996 Managing exposure to tuberculosis in the PACU: CDC guidelines and cost analysisJournal of post anesthesia nursing.  11:143-46. 1996
1996 Managing exposure to tuberculosis in the PACU: CDC guidelines and cost analysisJournal of PeriAnesthesia Nursing.  11:143-146. 1996
1995 Firm-level entrepreneurship and field research: The studies in their methodological contextEntrepreneurship Theory and Practice.  19:25-34. 1995
1995 Role conflict, ambiguity, and overload: A 21-nation studyAcademy Of Management Journal.  38:429-452. 1995
1995 Why do key integrated delivery stakeholders really matter? Assessing control, coalitions, resources and powerMedical Group Management Journal.  42:26-38. 1995
1994 Stakeholder impact on two rural Texas hospital closuresTexas Journal of Rural Health.  13:5-13. 1994
1993 Motivating Students to Improve Business Writing: A Comparison Between Goal-Based and Punishment-Based Grading SystemsJournal of Business Communication.  30:113-132. 1993
1992 EFFECTIVE HOSPITAL-PHYSICIAN RELATIONSHIPS - SHORTELL,SMJournal of Healthcare Management.  37:136-137. 1992
1992 Urban-rural hospital affiliations: Assessing control, fit, and stakeholder issues strategicallyHealth Care Management Review.  17:35-49. 1992
1991 Negotiating for more than a slice of the pie.Physician Executive.  17:3-9. 1991
1991 Negotiating with interactive scenarios and strategies.Physician Executive.  17:8-15. 1991
1991 Strategies for assessing and managing stakeholdersAcademy of Management Executive.  5:61-75. 1991
1990 A profile of communication faculty needs in business schools and collegesCommunication Education.  39:148-160. 1990
1990 Hospital-physician joint ventures: A strategic approach for both dimensions of successJournal of Healthcare Management.  35:3-26. 1990
1990 Hospital-physician joint ventures: Two dimensions of successJournal of Healthcare Management.  35:3-26. 1990
1989 A Channel-Ratio Model of Intercultural Communication: The Trains Won't Sell, Fix Them PleaseJournal of Business Communication.  26:231-254. 1989
1989 A strategic approach for negotiating with hospital stakeholdersHealth Care Management Review.  14:13-23. 1989
1989 Assessing key stakeholders: Who matters to hospitals and why?Journal of Healthcare Management.  34:525-546. 1989
1989 Consider both relationships and substance when negotiating strategicallyAcademy of Management Executive.  3:37-48. 1989
1989 Signaling Participation Through Relational Communication: A test of the leader interpersonal influence modelGroup and Organization Management.  14:325-354. 1989
1989 Stakeholder supportiveness and strategic vulnerability: Implications for competitive strategy in the HMO industryHealth Care Management Review.  14:65-76. 1989
1989 The importance of relationships in hospital negotiation strategiesJournal of Healthcare Management.  34:231-253. 1989
1985 The use of conversational analysis as an interpretive foil for participant observer research on small groupsSmall Group Research.  1:193-202. 1985
1985 When interpersonal communications matterWest Texas Business Journal1985
1982 An elaboration of the meaning of interaction involvement: Toward the development of a theoretical conceptCommunication Monographs.  49:229-248. 1982

Book

Year Title Altmetric
2015 International "best Practices" in health care: The roles of context and innovation.  Ed. 17.  2015
2015 International research in health care management: Its need in the 21st century, methodological challenges, ethical issues, pitfalls, and practicalities.  Ed. 17.  2015
2011 Preface.  Ed. 10.  2011
2010 Introduction: Current and future directions for strategic human resource management in health care.  Ed. 9.  2010
2008 Evidence-based medicine and patient safety: Limitations and implications.  Ed. 7.  2008
2005 Preface: A Framework for the Developing Field of International Health Care Management.  Ed. 5.  2005
2005 The Emerging Field of International Health Care Management: An Introduction.  Ed. 5.  2005
2005 The Relevance of Health Care Access Systems: An Exploratory Study of Seven Industrialized Countries.  Ed. 5.  2005
2000 Advances in health care management: The series.  Ed. 1.  2000
2000 The future of integrated delivery systems: A consumer perspective.  Ed. 1.  2000

Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2016 Quality improvement basics 2016
2016 Trouble with the pharmacy 2016
2013 International physician and health system practice: Can the United States reform efforts learn from other nations?.  44. 2013
2012 Implementing, Spreading, and Sustaining Organizational Change 2012
2011 International Health Care: A Twelve-Country Comparison.  3-66. 2011
2011 Quality Improvement Basics 2011
2008 Patient safety: State-of-the-art in health care management and future directions.  1-14. 2008

Teaching Activities

  • MBA631 - Management and Organizations (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • MBA691 - MBA Independent Study (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • MBA631 - Management and Organizations (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • MBA691 - MBA Independent Study (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • MBA691 - MBA Independent Study (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • MBA690 - Directed Study (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • MBA690 - Directed Study (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • MBA691 - MBA Independent Study (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • MBA691 - MBA Independent Study (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • MBA691 - MBA Independent Study (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • MBA631 - Management and Organizations (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • MBA691 - MBA Independent Study (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • MBA631 - Management and Organizations (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • MBA690 - Directed Study (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • MBA691 - MBA Independent Study (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • MBA631 - Management and Organizations (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • MBA691 - MBA Independent Study (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • MG499 - Directed Readings in Mgt (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • MG425 - Managing Through Leadership (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • MG499 - Directed Readings in Mgt (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • MG499 - Directed Readings in Mgt (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • MBA631 - Management and Organizations (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • MBA634 - Strategic Management (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • MG499 - Directed Readings in Mgt (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • MBA634 - Strategic Management (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • MBA634 - Strategic Management (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • MBA691 - Independent Study (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • MBA691 - Independent Study (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • MK499 - Directed Readings in Marketing (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • MG425 - Mnging through Ldrship (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • MK499 - Directed Readings in Marketing (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • MBA691 - MBA Internship (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • MG425 - Mnging through Ldrship (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • MG425 - Mnging through Ldrship (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • BUS450 - Strategic Management (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • MG499 - Directed Readings in Mgt (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • MG425 - Mnging through Ldrship (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • MBA690 - Special Topics (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • BUS450 - Strategic Management (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • BUS450 - Strategic Management (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Communication and Media Studies, Ohio State University System : Columbus 1984
  • Master of Arts in Speech Communication and Rhetoric, Ohio State University System : Columbus 1979
  • Bachelor of Arts in Speech Communication and Rhetoric, University of Connecticut 1977
  • Awards And Honors

  • Award, 2006
  • Award, 2005
  • Award, 2002
  • Award, 2002
  • Award, 2000
  • Award, 1996
  • Award, 1996
  • Award, 1995
  • Award, 1995
  • Award, 1990
  • Award, 1988
  • Award, 1988
  • Award, 1986
  • Full Name

  • Grant Savage