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Case for developing Strategic Information Systems

Case for developing Strategic Information Systems
Strategic Information Systems (SIS) is critical in the progression of businesses, as we transition into a business environment that is highly competitive, with nearly fixed supply costs. Our ability to continue to be profitable and successful is highly dependent on our ability to create increased operating income from streamlined operations, increased efficiency and improved systems. The continuous improvement phase of management systems demands it, and will likely be a major deciding factor in the ability for companies to thrive, but also to survive.

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Case for developing Strategic Information Systems
Strategic Information Systems (SIS) is critical in the progression of businesses, as we transition into a business environment that is highly competitive, with nearly fixed supply costs. Our ability to continue to be profitable and successful is highly dependent on our ability to create increased operating income from streamlined operations, increased efficiency and improved systems. The continuous improvement phase of management systems demands it, and will likely be a major deciding factor in the ability for companies to thrive, but also to survive.
As you know, Concentra already has an Executive Information Systems (EIS) in place. These are the systems that currently exist including the 'OccuSource' system of patient care record keeping, as well as the payroll and accounting systems. These systems are in place to provide information in relation to individual transactions, as well as transactional historical information. These systems are in place to monitor quality and performance, to allow us to set short term goals in response to volumes and wait times in the medical centers. While this data is absolutely valuable and necessary for continued operations, and feedback for our customers, patients and staff, we are spending an ever increasing amount of time forecasting and modeling patient ...

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