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    Title: Assessment of the Partnership Quality between Travel Agencies and Healthcare Organizations on the International Medical Tourism Market in Taiwan.
    Authors: Hsien-Cheng Lin
    Contributors: 輔英科技大學 健康事業管理系
    Keywords: external environment;medical tourism;partnership quality;resource dependence;trust;uncertainty
    Date: 2014-08-01
    Issue Date: 2015-08-19 17:02:04 (UTC+8)
    Abstract: The medical tourism literature lacks insight into related issues of these types of partnerships. Those that integrate multiple perspectives into one research framework are especially rare. This study evaluated and compared the influence of external environment uncertainty, trust, and resource dependence perspectives on the quality of interorganizational partnerships in the international medical tourism market and quantified these elements using external environment uncertainty assessment on the international medical tourism development. The research sample was based on a survey from 161 travel agency managers in Taiwan. This study found that external environment uncertainty has direct negative impact on trust and resource dependence has a positive influence on interorganizational partnership. Moreover, trust has a significant impact on partnership quality while resource dependence does not. Therefore, medical travel agents should extend their network of trustworthy health care organization partners in order to improve performance, decrease their self-risk, collect information, and avoid missed opportunities.
    Relation: Journal of Quality Assurance in Hospitality and Tourism 15(4),356-381
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