What Is Mission-Based Management
The University of Utah School of Medicine is known as one of ~15 Mission-Based Management (MBM) Schools of the ~140 Schools of Medicine in the US. Many schools do MBM-like activities but refer to them by a different name. Utah is recognized as a school that has fully developed the three main components of MBM: 1) mission-based financial reporting; 2) faculty productivity oversight; and 3) strategic planning with a mission focus.
MBM is an organizational effort within
How Does MBM Work?
MBM is a process for organizational decision-making that is:
- Assures internal accountability
- Distributes resources in alignment with organization-wide goals
- Based on timely, open, and accurate information
MBM is a resource for
The School of Medicine Executive Committee (SOM EC) oversees all MBM efforts and is advisory to the Dean of the School of Medicine.