Singapore's Healthcare Industry

Published 17 Aug 2007
Reference 5448
Topic Strategy
Region Asia
Length 16 page(s)

The case describes the changing structural features of the healthcare industry in Singapore from the eyes of a principal private provider of healthcare. Readers are invited to examine the impact of changes in regulation, user needs and provider issues to chart a course of action for the protagonist.

Teaching objectives

Industry structural analysis; anticipating changes in industry structure due to regulatory changes; identifying advantageous competitive position in highly regulated industries; examining how solutions for social needs such as healthcare need to evolve in rapidly developing economies.

  • Industry analysis
  • Health care
  • Competitive position
  • Asia
  • Singapore
  • Private-public competition
  • Regulatory change
  • Health care providers