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The Economics and Finance Letters

December 2020, Volume 7, 2, pp 289-294

Analysis of Demographic Factors on Perceptions of Inventory Managers towards Healthcare Performance

Aamir Rashid

,

Noor Aina Amirah

,

Yusnita Yusof

,

Adnan Tawfiq Mohd

Aamir Rashid 1

Noor Aina Amirah 2 Yusnita Yusof 2 Adnan Tawfiq Mohd 2 

  1. Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management, Faculty of Business Administration Iqra University, Karachi Campus, Pakistan. 1

  2. Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Business and Management Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin, Gong Badak, Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia. 2

Pages: 289-294

DOI: 10.18488/journal.29.2020.72.289.294

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Article History:

Received: 17 July, 2020
Revised: 05 October, 2020
Accepted: 22 October, 2020
Published: 12 November, 2020


Abstract:

The healthcare sector has proven as one of the most crucial sectors, especially during a situation like COVID-19 pandemic. Further, healthcare is an area of concern that significantly influences economic growth. Higher rates of mortalities have contributed to the issue of whether inventory managers are paying adequate attention to the ongoing pharmacy and other inventory-related operations in striving for productivity optimization. This paper aimed to determine whether there is a substantial difference between individual factors regarding the perceptions of inventory managers on healthcare performance. This research applied the quantitative method through IBM-SPSS statistics, and 200 inventory managers employed at different public healthcare facilities of Punjab, Pakistan were randomly selected for the research survey. The research found that any difference in the attributes of demography does not affect the perceptions of inventory managers towards healthcare performance and is equally essential regardless of their demographic attributes. This research is useful to the department of health, to the body of knowledge, public and private healthcare facilities. Further research could examine the mediation of demographic attributes in back-log inventories and healthcare performance.
Contribution/ Originality
This study is one of very few investigating the dimensions of disruptive factors and inventory control. The study contributes, identifying the dimensions within the constructs, to the existing literature as well as the reliability of those constructs and their relevant dimensions.

Keywords:

SPSS, Healthcare management, Inventory management, Public health, t-test, ANOVA, Individual factors.

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Funding:

This study received no specific financial support.

Competing Interests:

The authors declare that they have no competing interests.

Acknowledgement:

All authors contributed equally to the conception and design of the study.

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