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Table 3 Priority setting process elements

From: Setting priorities in health care organizations: criteria, processes, and parameters of success

• Confirm the strategic plan
• Clarify programmatic architecture, including program groupings and definitions
• Clarify Board/Mgmt roles and responsibilities
• Determine who will make priority setting decisions and what they will do
• Engage internal/external stakeholders
• Define priority setting criteria and collect data/information
• Develop an effective communication strategy
• Develop a decision review process
• Develop process monitoring and evaluation strategies
• Support the process with leadership development and change management strategies