Organization chart is one of the visual which helps any visitor to get an understanding of an organization at a glance.
Meaning of Organization Chart An organization chart is a statement of the relationship and activities that we would like to have in an organization or an organization chart is a diagrammatic representation of the structure of an organization. It depicts:
a) the formal organizational reltionship.
b) areas of responsibilities.
c) persons to whom one is accountable or answerable.
d) what is the channel of communication.
Purpose of an Organizational Chart
a) It is used for administrative control, policy making and planning.
b) It helps in discovery of relationship of the personnel.
c) It is also used to orient new nursing personnel or to present the agencies structural design to others.
d) It provides clarifications to vague association.
e) Visual graph more effective means of communication.