Calling an IT Time-Out

Arlotto, Pam
February 2009
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Feb2009, Vol. 83 Issue 2, p18
Trade Publication
The article focuses on a time-out in implementing information technology (IT) projects in the U.S. medical profession due to the economic crisis. It is noted that as the recession continues, executives are scrutinizing IT expenses and postponing large capital projects. According to the article, after a brief time-out to examine strategic priorities and the current and anticipated value of IT, organizations may want to make a course correction.


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