TITLE

RoI Under Scrutiny: The Radical Redefinition of a Core Concept

AUTHOR(S)
Solovy, Alden; Chaiken, Barry
PUB. DATE
March 2003
SOURCE
Frontiers of Health Services Management;Spring2003, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes return on investment in health care information technology (IT) projects. Measurement of IT value; Project-specific returns; Long-term strategic investment in IT.
ACCESSION #
10514249

 

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