Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://doi.org/10.21256/zhaw-3789
Title: Facing business-IT-alignment in healthcare
Authors : Krey, Mike
Proceedings: Proceedings of the 51st Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
Pages : 3090
Pages to: 3099
Conference details: The 51st Hawaii International Conference on System Science, Waikoloa Village, 2-6 January 2018
Publisher / Ed. Institution : Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
Issue Date: Jan-2018
License (according to publishing contract) : CC BY-NC-ND 4.0: Namensnennung - Nicht kommerziell - Keine Bearbeitungen 4.0 International
Type of review: Peer review (Publication)
Language : English
Subject (DDC) : 004: Computer science
362: Health and social services
Abstract: The ongoing reform efforts and an aftermath of increasing regulation in the Swiss healthcare sector make it imperative for hospitals to develop strategies to work more efficiently and have better control over their medical, nursing, and administrative processes. These endeavors make hospitals to enhance and integrate concepts of Business-IT-Alignment and IT Governance, IT Risk management, and IT Compliance (IT GRC). This paper proposes a novel method for the management of IT with respect to closely-meshed organizational and social structures within hospitals. One key contribution of this method is its hybrid approach to combine collective know-how of the CObIT 5 framework with an iterative process model approach. The application of this method under real-world conditions within different Swiss hospitals has led to a positive outcome whereby all hospitals concurred that the method allows for the adoption of IT GRC principles while taking into consideration the individual styles and patterns of behavior.
Departement: School of Management and Law
Publication type: Conference Paper
DOI : 10.24251/HICSS.2018.390
10.21256/zhaw-3789
ISBN: 978-0-9981331-1-9
ISSN: 2572-6862
URI: https://digitalcollection.zhaw.ch/handle/11475/7452
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