Beyond Return on Investment builds on the success of the 2003 bestseller, Return on Investment, a basic primer on completing an ROI analysis for a single project. This edition expands on the topic to address a comprehensive program of value-based information management for health systems today. This book provides lessons learned from healthcare IT adoption on how to drive value realization, look at healthcare IT as a strategic asset, achieve value from clinical systems, manage healthcare IT as an investment, analyze ROI to make the case for investment, and governing transformation toward integrated decision making. The book concludes with a look at the key trends that will drive value in the future, taking a look at IT's impact on wellness and care delivery. Special features include case studies, decision-making tools and check sheets.