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Project Selection

Senior management or the executive team establishes the business case for doing a project with the intent of demonstrating why this project is critical to the organization. The resources that are needed to complete the project are also evaluated at this point. The resources that are available will help to determine what project can be taken on. Below is an example of the initial step in a health care project selection process that is based on the business's goals and the complexity of the project. Depending on the organization, the complexity of the project and the impact on the business goals will vary.