Sometimes positive actions do not suffice to prevent or remedy unacceptable behavior. In these cases, disciplinary action is indicated. The following table contains useful suggestions for the manager in a government setting who needs to punish an employee.
One of the hardest tasks in any organization is to know your strategy, align actions to it, and equip people to perform the actions. Making decisions is the first step, and the MDMP can help.
The vocabulary of the Military Decision Making Process (MDMP) is not typical for civilian organizations, but the concepts are germane. Translating MDMP into health care can be very useful for process improvement.