September 15, 2011 – The cycle for planning and building a new hospital can easily be five years, and up to 10 for really big ones. The cycle for change in information technology is maybe three years – less if a game changer like the iPad pops up mid-plan.

That's why building a new hospital with state-of-the-art information technology is harder than it sounds.

Register or login for access to this item and much more

All Information Management content is archived after seven days.

Community members receive:
  • All recent and archived articles
  • Conference offers and updates
  • A full menu of enewsletter options
  • Web seminars, white papers, ebooks

Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access