TITLE

Software shopping?

AUTHOR(S)
Perry, Phil A.
PUB. DATE
May 1998
SOURCE
Materials Management in Health Care;May98, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a guide to selecting materials management information systems. Buying a system that balances the department's needs with organization-wide communication; Shopping for proven value to the organization; Establishing a relationship of shared risks and rewards with the vendor; Avoiding the temptation of following fads. INSET: Here's how to get the computing power you need..
ACCESSION #
641353

 

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