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Individual Information System Briefing

I am having trouble writing this paper, if you can give me a start an direction to go in some examples. I could use all the information you have. Thanks
Consider the following scenario:

- During the third week of your internship, the CIO approaches your desk and says, "I need you to prepare a briefing on the process of selecting and acquiring an information system for our health care organization. Include how the goals of our organization and stakeholders affect the selection process. I must have this briefing this week so I can prepare for several meetings I must attend."

Prepare a briefing for the CIO in the form of a 700- to 1,050-word paper.
Include the following:

- The process for selecting and acquiring an information system
- How the organization's goals drive the selection of an information system
- The roles each of the organization's stakeholders play in the selection and acquisition process

Cite at least two peer-reviewed references

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The process for selecting and acquiring an information system for this organization begins with conducting a careful analysis of the overall internal and external environmental situation in which the organization presently finds itself. Once this is ascertained, the information system that is selected must be an information system that is tailored toward the organization's administrative and operational needs at the present time, as well as be an information system that is adaptable to the ever changing environmental dynamics which strongly affects the administrative and operational needs of the organization. In essence, the first criteria for selecting an information system for this organization, would be that the information system that is selected must be feasible for assisting the organization to efficiently handle its present needs, as well as to be highly adaptable in order to meet changes in these needs.

The process for selecting and acquiring an information system for this organization would also entail carefully analyzing the overall mission of the organization. A careful analysis of the specific mission of this organization will help organizational leadership to effectively ascertain what type of information system would be most commensurate and ...

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