Case questions for Narayana Hrudayalaya Heart Hospital and Firestone
Please answer the following questions in 2-3 pages double-spaced.
1) Would you describe this heart hospital as successful? Please explain.
2) Is the insurance scheme successful? Explain your answer.
3) How would you advise Dr. Shetty regarding the three lines of business – the heart hospital, the Health City, and the insurance plan for the poor? Should he pursue all? Drop one? Other? Explain your answer.
Regarding the Firestone case:
4) How should Firestone balance its duty to its employees against the demands of the Liberian government? Should they cooperate with the cooperate with the government in addressing the Ebola virus?