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Nursing Informatics Topics
Topics mentioned in books on Nursing Informatics:
- Computer Hardware and Software
- Computer use in nursing research
- Consumer/Patient Engagement and eHealth Resources
- Data Analytics
- Data Capture
- Evidence-Based Practice Process
- HITECH Act
- Human -- Computer Interaction
- Medical Device Safety
- mHealth Benefits
- Planning for Health IT
- Reporting and Storing genetic results
- Role of Technology in the Medication-Use Process
- Social Media & impact on healthcare education & practice
- TIGER Initiative
- Usability Testing
- Working with Databases
Nursing Informatics in the Library Collection
Selected books titles from the library catalog. More titles available both print and ebooks.
Fast Facts in Health Informatics for Nurses by "Provides a broad overview of informatics knowledge to empower nurses to be thoughtful and participate in the capture, storage, and use of data to create information and knowledge to optimize patient outcomes...In this book, you will gain an understanding of how clinical decision support tools work so you can provide feedback about their] effectiveness and recommend additional ways decision support tools help." --Bonnie L. Westra, Ph.D., RN, FAAN, FACMI, From the Foreword Understanding and managing technology is a key component in providing quality patient care today. This addition to the popular Fast Facts series provides RNs and nursing students with an accessible, concise, step-by-step introduction to the essentials of informatics and its impact on patient lives. This book delivers required competencies and frameworks for both nursing education and practice, expanding upon integral systems and technologies within our healthcare system and their impact on the responsibilities of the individual nurse. Highlighting the intricacies within a specialized approach to healthcare data, data mining, and data organization, this resource connects day-to-day informatics practices to larger initiatives and perspectives. Clear and concise synopses of healthcare essentials, case studies, and abundant practical examples help readers understand how health informatics improves patient care within the nursing scope of practice. Thought-provoking questions in each chapter facilitate in-depth considerations on chapter content.Key Features: Key information about the electronic health record, telehealth, wearables, and decision-support toolsPractical examples demonstrate how informatics improves patient care within the nurse's scope of practiceCase studies with thought-provoking questionsNurses' influence on data qualityRelevant ethical, legal, and social issuesThe intersection of technology and informatics and the power of data
Call Number: Online / ebook -- ebook Central
Publication Date: 2019-11-28
Healthcare Informatics Demystified by The quick and easy way to master healthcare technologyand use your knowledge in real-world situations If you're looking for a fun, fast review that boils healthcare informatics down to its most essential, must-know points, your search ends here! HealthcareInformatics Demystified is a complete yet concise overview of today's healthcare information technology.This guide introduces you to topics such as computerphysician order entry (CPOE), electronic medicationadministration records (eMARs), decision support systems, and more. You will learn how to maintain electronic medical records (EMRs), use telemedicine to coordinate healthcare management, and safeguard a patient's privacy during treatment. Studying is easy and effective with key objectives,important terms, brief overviews, tables and diagrams, and NCLEX-style questions throughout the book. At the end is a comprehensive final exam that covers all the content found in Healthcare Informatics Demystified. This fast and easy guide features: Clear learning objectives and key terms to keep you on track A time-saving approach to performing better on an exam or at work Chapter review questions and final exam at the end of the book Topics presented in a build-on-whatyou- learn approach Glossary of key terms Simple enough for a student but comprehensive enough for a professional, Healthcare Informatics DeMYSTiFieD is your shortcut to mastering the basics oftoday's healthcare technology.
Publication Date: 2014-08-25
An Introduction to Nursing Informatics Evolution and Innovation by Nursing informatics (NI) is the specialty that integrates nursing science with information management and analytical sciences to identify, define, manage, and communicate data, information, knowledge, and wisdom in nursing practice. Nursing Informatics supports nurses, consumers, patients, the interprofessional healthcare team, and other stakeholders in a wide variety of roles and settings to achieve desired outcomes. This is accomplished through the use of information structures, information processes, and information technology. An Introduction to Nursing Informatics, Evolution and Innovation, 2nd Editionis the ideal gateway to all the professional possibilities this continuously evolving discipline has to offer. Describing the evolution of nursing informatics from its origins to current practice in today's complex, diverse healthcare environment, this book offers the next generation of nurse informaticists an understanding of the discipline, best practices, and its scope of influence in healthcare. The book also explores Nursing Informatics as it is evolving into the future, including technology creation and implementation and the development of influential policies and best practices. Special features include descriptions of the 'a day in the life' from informatics nurses in multiple roles and fields of influence, including academia, research, clinical settings, the executive suite, consulting, and government, as well as an Appendix featuring case profiles. This new edition updates the content to better align with the current state of nursing informatics and expand on additional roles. New to this edition is a chapter providing tips and advice for those trying to find their first nursing informatics job or are changing their careers. Another new chapter covers healthcare analytics and how it fits into the nursing informatics role. An Introduction to Nursing Informatics, Evolution and Innovation, 2nd Editionis the ideal resource for nursing students and as a reference guide and pint of inspiration for nurses currently in the field.
Call Number: Online / ebook -- Ebook Central
Publication Date: 2018-11-20
Health Informatics -- General
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