Research the health information technology (HIT) systems life cycle.
Select one broad category of healthcare technology, such as EHR database, or other, and describe the process of selecting a new product.
Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper based on your research that includes the following:
The broad category of HIT chosen
The four phases of the HIT systems life cycle and the activities that would be performed in each phase
Include a life cycle diagram of each phase.
Key elements to be included in a needs assessment and the effects with other systems that may already be in use at the agency
Key members of the steering committee and why they are important
A strategy for selection of a product
Include general components of the information system to be evaluated.
Potential training needs of your end users
Research a minimum of four peer-reviewed sources to support your findings.
Format your paper and reference list according to APA guidelines.