Systems Analysis, Design, Selection, Implementation, and Evaluation

The process of analyzing existing systems and system needs, of designing and selecting the system to meet those needs, and of the implementation and ultimate evaluation of those systems brings the work of deployment of IT full cycle. In healthcare, this process is complicated by the large and complex array of providers and possibilities in clinical diagnosis and treatment and of data analysis and reporting. In this section of the HIMSS Health IT Body of Knowledge, resources are offered on each of the steps in the process.

Design and Selection

Implementation, Support, and Maintenance

Testing and Evaluation