TITLE

Calling an IT Time-Out

AUTHOR(S)
Arlotto, Pam
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Feb2009, Vol. 83 Issue 2, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
36626094

 

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