Explain the vertical integration options and directions for the following providers: (a) a major academic medical center such as the University of Iowa, (b) a five-person general surgery group, and (c) a manufacturer of durable medical equipment.
At least 250 words
At least 2 references
One reference can be from the textbook.
Textbook: Essentials of Health Care Marketing 9781284094312 Eric N. Berkowitz Jones & Bartlett Publishers
The refence for that textbook is:
Berkowitz, E. N. (2017). Essentials of health care marketing.