TITLE

Making Cents of Info Tech

PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jan99, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p78
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a VHA survey on the problems encountered by information technology (IT) units trying to achieve business goals. Meager fundings suffered by the units; Other obstacles to achieving goals; Top IT business priorities.
ACCESSION #
1581980

 

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