Document Detail


The missing variable: ensuring a positive ROI (return on investment).
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10132396     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
In summary, the business value of IS technology is a function of its role in the organization's business strategy. Value can be assigned to expected benefits from the technology. But, the validity of that determination depends on developing a plan to fully and appropriately use the technology, reengineer operations and embrace a new way of doing business. The need for IS technology in today's healthcare environment is unquestioned. Realizing the full business value of IS technology is the issue. Will it be treated as an expense to be minimized, or as a strategy for the future? A strategy embraced as part of the new evolving healthcare delivery system will result in your investment in IS technology truly being an investment in the future.
Authors:
J Fleming
Related Documents :
20945266 - Emerging neurotechnologies for lie-detection: promises and perils.
17681626 - Engineering microbial cell factories for biosynthesis of isoprenoid molecules: beyond l...
15376876 - Measuring progress in multirobot research with rating methods--the robocup example.
21836666 - Initiatives in biological research in indian psychiatry.
22114716 - Access to scientific publications: the scientist's perspective.
23919366 - Evaluation guidelines for the clinical and translational science awards (ctsas).
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Healthcare informatics : the business magazine for information and communication systems     Volume:  11     ISSN:  1050-9135     ISO Abbreviation:  Healthc Inform     Publication Date:  1994 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1994-04-26     Completed Date:  1994-04-26     Revised Date:  2000-12-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9004557     Medline TA:  Healthc Inform     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  18, 20, 22     Citation Subset:  H    
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Capital Expenditures
Computer Systems / economics
Cost-Benefit Analysis / statistics & numerical data
Hospital Information Systems / economics*
Investments / economics*
Planning Techniques
United States

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Merger offers IS managers flexibility & less stressful integrating, downsizing, & outsourcing. Inter...
Next Document:  Interface gateways: defining the solutions.