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Uniform Title Introduction to nursing informatics (Houston)
Title An introduction to nursing informatics : evolution and innovation / edited by Susan M. Houston, Tina Dieckhaus, Bob Kirchner, Renee Rookwood
Published Chicago, IL : HIMSS, [2015]


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Description xxiv, 144 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Foreword / Joyce Sensmeier -- Discipline defined / Susan K. Newbold -- Origins and evolution of nursing informatics / Sejal Patel, Kathy Lesh, and Linda Fischetti -- Nursing, informatics, and technology today / Kimberly Ellis Krakowski and Patricia Mook -- Nursing, informatics, and technology : a look forward / Charles M. Boicey -- Nursing, informatics -- a day in the life / edited by Tina Dieckhaus -- Nursing informatics student / Sarah Knapfel -- Informatics nurse specialist / Susan McBride -- Adjunct associate professor / Beth L. Elias -- Electronic health record trainer -- hospital setting / Lou Barr -- Informatics nurse specialist -- hospital setting / Minnie Raju -- Informatics nurse specialist -- retail health setting / Susan Brown -- Quality specialist -- physician office setting / Rhelinda McFadden -- Director of informatics and innovation -- healthcare setting / Kimberly Ellis Krakowski -- Vice-president, clinical informatics -- long-term care setting / Sylvia Rowe -- Chief nursing informatics officer -- inpatient/ambulatory care setting / Mark Sugrue -- Chief nursing information officer -- healthcare system / Patricia Mook -- Nursing informatics consultant -- software company / Patricia Foley Daly -- Nursing informatics consultant -- consulting company / Lisa Ann Bove -- Policy analyst / Darryl W. Roberts -- Former deputy national coordinator, Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT / Judy Murphy -- Afterword / Willa Fields
Summary "An Introduction to Nursing Informatics: Evolution & Innovation is 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 a keen understanding of the discipline, best practices, and its scope of influence in healthcare. The book also explores Nursing Informatics as it is practiced today, including technology creation and implementation and the development of influential policies and best practices. Special features include 15 essays from nurses in myriad fields of influence, including academia, research, clinical settings, the executive suite, consulting, and government, as well as an Appendix featuring case profiles with questions listed by chapter."--Publisher website
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Nursing informatics.
Nursing Informatics.
Author Houston, Susan M. (Susan Murphy), editor
Dieckhaus, Tina, editor
Kirchner, Bob, editor
Rookwood, Renee, editor
Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, issuing body
ISBN 9781938904820 (paperback)
1938904826 (paperback)
Other Titles Nursing informatics