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MIS in the workforce and healthcare industry.

Define and give examples to illustrate the meaning of information systems management.

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Management Information System

First let's look at some principles and concepts surrounding Management Information System (MIS) and then we will look at some examples to help you further understand its functions in various fields.

Summary of MIS: A management information system (MIS) is a system or process that provides the information necessary to manage an organization effectively (Laudon & Laudon, 2011). It is a relationship between technology, people and the organization that helps a company or business make sound business decisions and maximize profits.

All organizations and businesses use MIS at all levels. They collect data, process it and store it in the form of information so that an organization can carry on day to day functions effectively and efficiently. The information an organization disseminates helps establish the information technology goals of an organization and is accountable for implementing the suitable computer ...

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The solution explains what management information system is. It lists examples on how MIS is used in the workforce and in the healthcare industry. This solution is a brief summary.