Sara F. Rushinek

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The selection of an accounting and billing software (ABS) system is a complicated process. The overall satisfaction derived from a system depends on many variables. This study analyzes the influence of ABS (predictor) variables on overall satisfaction. It confirms our hypotheses that ease of operation, computer reliability, and ease of programming are the(More)
This study analyzes the influence of sources of applications programs (SAP) on overall computer user satisfaction as determined by multiple regression. The variables, proprietary software packages, vendor customized application programs, and average system, life in months are found to be the most significant variables affecting overall satisfaction whereas,(More)
This research will explain the innovations in gathering and communicating data, outside the traditional role of the accounting function, which are required to adequately fulfill the information needs of all levels of management. Data Base Management Systems (DBMS) and their respective administration offer a good basis for collecting and utilizing available(More)
The influence of a number of technical support (TS) independent variables on overall computer user satisfaction is analyzed. The variables troubleshooting, user expectations, and documentation are found to be the most significant variables affecting overall satisfaction, whereas ,the variables number of computer systems and the microcomputer (as the type of(More)
Professional power and professional effectiveness in hospitals is a little investigated but very critical phenomenon. The problem with any investigation on power is the many variables which are involved and the complex way in which they manifest themselves. This paper tests the hypothesis of potential redundancy among these variables. The null hypothesis(More)