||The research of the topic for this paper will focus on the operation model of Slimming Control and Health Management Center (SCHMC). Currently the obesity and chronic diseases are getting serious and people have more health conscious than before. We will investigate how SCHMC can integrate bariatric surgery, medical treatment, nutrition counseling, plastic surgery, sleep center, health examination and exercise program into a business system. This has become a leading trend in the preventive medicine market.|
In the research process the operation of SCHMC is split into two stages, short-term goals for two years and long-term goals for five years. We reviewed the strategies and actions been implemented and verified their impact with the actual operation results for each stage. The research of this paper is based on Porter’s theory and its competition strategy. The first is to seek for how enterprise can raise their attractiveness in the industry. The second is to seek for how to draw up the competition strategies and apply their competition strengths. The third is to seek for what enterprise’s value activities can be utilized to fulfill their competition strengths. The data collection covers the concerning information published by Taiwan Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (TSMBS) recalling to 2010 and the data published by the special organizations in Taiwan within 20 years.
The research of the paper did find in the operation model of SCHMC that both the strategies implemented in each stage and the actual operation results can fully confirm Porter’s theory of competition strategy. In the process of being the medical trend for SCHMC, its operation model successfully created the competition strengths to maximize the worldwide market share via the execution of cost leading strategy, difference strategy and focusing strategy. In addition, SCHMC achieved their competition strengths and strengthened the core strategy through enterprise’s value activities. Being the main axis the weight management has formed a specific medical system to provide a safe and complete medical service in the preventive medicine market.