O'Reilly logo

Health Care Information Systems: A Practical Approach for Health Care Management, 3rd Edition by John P. Glaser, Frances W. Lee, Karen A. Wager

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

CHAPTER 7

System Acquisition

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • To be able to explain the process a health care organization generally goes through in selecting a health care information system.
  • To be able to describe the systems development life cycle and its four major stages.
  • To be able to discuss the various options for acquiring a health care information system (for example, purchasing, leasing, contracting with an application service provider, or building a system in-house) and the pros and cons of each option.
  • To be able to discuss the purpose and content of a request for information and request for proposal in the system acquisition process.
  • To gain insight into the problems that may occur during the system acquisition process.
  • To gain an understanding ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required