8 pages paper – Must be ORIGINAL

Option #1: Develop a Project Plan for Choosing and Implementing a Departmental Level Information System

Review the following article:

Hartley, Caroline (2013). Project Management for Critical Access Hospitals retrieved from HealthIT.gov at http://www.healthit.gov/sites/default/files/projectmanagement_criticalaccesshospitals_feb2014.pdf

Based upon the information provided and the information found in Chapter 5 of the text, prepare a paper that addresses the following requirements:

  • Identify a project for implementation. This could be a project at your workplace or one based on the articles and readings throughout the course.
  • Identify the stakeholders.
  • Describe each part of the project management process.
  • Define how your project fits within each part of the process.
  • Describe what steps are most critical and most time-consuming, and provide an analysis.
  • Describe the measurement criteria you would use to define success.
  • Designate any parts of the process that you would change from the reading. Why might you do so?


  • Your written paper should be 8-10 pages in length not counting the title and reference pages, which you must include.
  • Integrate concepts, terms, and theories from the readings and module content.
  • You need to cite at least five sources for this assignment, outside of the textbook. These sources must come from academic journals. The CSU-Global Library is a great place to find resources.
  • Your paper must be formatted according to the CSU-Global Guide to Writing and APA.