1. Choose a major capital piece of equipment  to be used in the radiology department of a hospital (e.g., CAT scan,  MRI, nuclear medicine camera, etc.). Next, research and choose a vendor.  Vendors such as GE, Siemens, or others can be located on the Internet.
  2. Request information on cost justification and ROI from the vendor.
  3. Write  a justification for capital purchase (750-1,000 words) to your vice  president as to why this would be a good investment for the hospital.  Include the operating costs you took into consideration and what  facility considerations are involved regarding this new piece of  equipment.
  4. Cite a minimum of three references to support your rationale.

Prepare  this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style  Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not  required.