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The feasibility of a process protocol for facilities management : an exploratory investigation in a higher education institution in the United Kingdom (2009)
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Hamid, M. The feasibility of a process protocol for facilities management : an exploratory investigation in a higher education institution in the United Kingdom. (Thesis). Salford : University of Salford

The contemporary socio-economic and technological climate promotes structural change in organisations. The impact has been further heightened by the recent global financial crisis. In these circumstances organisations in all sectors develop chang... Read More about The feasibility of a process protocol for facilities management : an exploratory investigation in a higher education institution in the United Kingdom.

Identifying skills needs for improving the engagement of the communities in the housing market renewal process : a case study of neighbourhood facilities in Northwest England (2009)
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Kasim, R. Identifying skills needs for improving the engagement of the communities in the housing market renewal process : a case study of neighbourhood facilities in Northwest England. (Thesis). University of Salford

In the late 1990s, several areas in Northwest of England were identified as suffering from -social and economic deprivations with low housing demand, abandoned neighbourhoods, where local people and services have moved out. To address these problems,... Read More about Identifying skills needs for improving the engagement of the communities in the housing market renewal process : a case study of neighbourhood facilities in Northwest England.

A critical evaluation of Business Continuity Management (BCM) in UK financial organisations (2007)
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Wong, W. A critical evaluation of Business Continuity Management (BCM) in UK financial organisations. (Thesis). University of Salford

Major events in recent years have provided evidence that the world of business is rife with risks and uncertainties. The vivid events of 9/11 (11 th September 2001) in New York, U.S. and other major incidents, have forever changed the global perspe... Read More about A critical evaluation of Business Continuity Management (BCM) in UK financial organisations.

Assessing service user experience as a component of service excellence : in NHS primary healthcare settings : a case study of Salford PCT (2007)
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Abusaid, B. Assessing service user experience as a component of service excellence : in NHS primary healthcare settings : a case study of Salford PCT. (Thesis). University of Salford

The aims and objectives of the research presented in this thesis were to explore service user experience as a key element of the concept of service excellence in NHS Salford Primary Care Trust. . The link between health and social deprivation is well... Read More about Assessing service user experience as a component of service excellence : in NHS primary healthcare settings : a case study of Salford PCT.

Strategic healthcare facilities management : a longitudinal case study in a private hospital group in the UK (2004)
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Weicht, K. Strategic healthcare facilities management : a longitudinal case study in a private hospital group in the UK. (Dissertation). University of Salford

Dramatic change takes place within the technological, social, political, regulatory, competitive, and economic context of health care delivery. For this reason, strategic management is gaining an important role. Healthcare managers have to underst... Read More about Strategic healthcare facilities management : a longitudinal case study in a private hospital group in the UK.

The growth in environmental awareness and its implications for the National Health Service (2002)
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Gallagher, M. The growth in environmental awareness and its implications for the National Health Service. (Thesis). Salford : University of Salford

The NHS is a large complex organisation employing almost one million people and with an annual revenue budget in 1999/2000 in excess of £40 billion. Responsible for a range of activities with the potential to cause environmental damage on a local,... Read More about The growth in environmental awareness and its implications for the National Health Service.