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2 Oct 2017

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PhD Project
Kaunas University of Technology

PhD scholarship in Management (The role of the dynamic capacities of healthcare institutions in ensuring the competitiveness of distance and digital technologies based products)

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2 Oct 2017

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Position Description


Research topic: The role of the dynamic capacities of healthcare institutions in ensuring the competitiveness of distance and digital technologies based products (Scientific supervisor Prof. Dr. Asta Pundzienė)

Science area: Social Sciences
Field of science: Management
Duration: 4 years.
Language: English

Digital and remote healthcare products and services are regarded as disruptive and enabling innovation that improve care management of persons with chronic diseases including elderly people at the same time reducing spending on chronical diseases and aging. However, healthcare sector all around the world proved to be slow in innovating, leading to the assumption that healthcare institutions are weak in developing dynamic capabilities. Thus, the research question of the project is: how dynamic capabilities of healthcare institutions helps to adopt innovative ways of taking care of the patients utilising enabling technologies. The aim of the research is to assess the impact of dynamic capabilities of healthcare institutions on utilising digital and remote healthcare products and services in that way reducing hospitalisation time. Testing of the conceptual model is based on mixed research methods, employing case studies research for developing conceptual model and survey for testing the model. Research results contributes to improved quality and effectiveness of the healthcare system


How to Apply

https://apply.ktu.edu. Application deadline 13 October 2017. Please contact: Doctoral School Kaunas University of Technology K. Donelaičio St. 73 LT-44249 Kaunas LITHUANIA phone: +37626 22701 e-mail: phd@ktu.lt / skype: ktu.phd / http://ktu.edu/phd

Position Category: Behavioural & Social Sciences. Position Type: PhD Project.

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