Iscussion Question, reimbursement and strategic planning

Please answer each question with 250 words a piece. 2 references a piece.

Module 6 DQ 1
In todays economy, an important measure for a CEO or CFO is the return on assets (ROA). The goal is to maximize the ROA, resulting in reduced operating costs and improved clinical outcomes. Given the direction of reimbursement, a well-run project with positive results could impact a health care organizations revenue performance. What are some ways building projects will lose without supply chain managements expertise?

Module 6 DQ 2
The key to planning technology is the investment in a strategic plan that encompasses not only where an organization is headed, but also defines the organizations current position. The plan, in essence, outlines the pathway between the two. Making it successful depends on how the market is defined, and whether or not the right questions are being asked. To determine the long-term cost of operation and potential revenue generation for each piece of equipment, what factors need to be considered?