Essential Nursing Informatics: Introduction

Informatics has been called the intersection where health and information technology meet. Informatics connects healthcare professionals with information they need to both promote and provide a higher quality of care, as well as patient safety. But what, exactly is nursing informatics?

This program is the first in a three-part series that provides an overview of the essential elements of nursing informatics, and how informatics can be used with a focus on patient care.


After viewing the program, the learner will be able to:
  • Define nursing informatics
  • Describe how the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act spurred the growth of electronic medical records
  • Explain the difference between computer hardware and software
  • Describe five general types of informatics technology used for patient care
Price: $315.00 USD

Product ID: MED1015
Media: DVD
Year: 2017
Duration: 22:00 minutes
Language: English
Tags: Special Interest, Nursing Management
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