Nursing Informatics

ISBN-10: 0071743715

ISBN-13: 9780071743716

Edition: 5th 2011

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List price: $82.95
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 7/1/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 844
Size: 7.25" wide x 9.50" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.750
Language: English

Kathleen McCormick, PhD, is a senior practitioner, researcher, and policy executive in health informatics and bioinformatics. She spent 13 years as an informatics scientist and clinical trial researcher within the National Institutes of Health's National Institute on Aging and Clinical Center. In 2009 Dr. McCormick joined SAIC-F as Senior Principal Scientist/Vice President. Honored with fellowships in nursing, informatics, and gerontology, she is an elected member of the National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine and received the President's Award from the American Medical Informatics Association of America in 1998. Dr. McCormick is the coauthor of Essentials in Nursing Informatics and author of several other books.Brian Gugerty DNS, RN, has been involved in clinical informatics for more than 20 years. His experience includes academics, clinical informatics, software development, and counseling healthcare providers in Electronic Health Record (EHR) implementation planning, activation, and optimization. Brian has authored or co-authored more than 30 articles and book chapters on the theory, practice, and the future of clinical informatics. He has been a frequent presenter of the theory and practice of EHRs by exploring a wide range of subjects for institutions both in the USA and abroad.

Foreword 1
Foreword 2
Computers and Nursing
Overview of Computers and Nursing
Historical Perspectives of Nursing Informatics
Electronic Health Records From a Historical Perspective
Computer Systems
Computer System Basics
Systems Life Cycle: Planning and Analysis
System Life Cycle: Implementation and Evaluation
Healthcare Project Management
Human Factors
Open Source and Free Software
Mobile Computing Platforms
Informatics Theory
The Practice Specialty of Nursing Informatics
Advanced Terminological Approaches in Nursing
Nursing Minimum Data Set Systems
Overview of the Clinical Care Classification System: A National Nursing Standard Coded Terminology
Current Issues in Informatics
Health Data Standards: Development, Harmonization, and Interoperability
Nursing Informatics and Healthcare Policy
Trustworthy Systems for Safe and Private Healthcare
Shaping Nursing Informatics Through the Public Policy Process
Home Health: The Missing Ingredient in Healthcare Reform
Continuum of Care Information Technology Systems
Computerized Provider Order Entry
Electronic Health Record Vendor Applications
The Role of Technology in the Medication-Use Process
Planning, Design and Implementation of Information Technology in Complex Healthcare Systems
The Integration of Complex Systems Theory Into Six Sigma Methods of Performance Improvement: A Case Study
Workflow and Healthcare Process Management
Translation of Evidence Into Nursing Practice
Evidence-based Practice
Incorporating Evidence: Use of Computer-based Clinical Decision Support Systems for Health Professionals
The Magnet Model
Internet Tools for Patient Care in Advanced Practice
IT for the Rural Healthcare Market
Ambulatory Care Information Systems
Overview of Post Acute Services
Public Health Practice Applications
Informatics Solutions for Emergency Planning and Response
Educational Applications
Web 2.0 and Its Impact on Healthcare Education and Practice
Initiation and Management of Accessible, Effective Online Learning
Innovations in E-Health
Consumer and Patient Use of Computers for Health
Nursing Curriculum Reform and Healthcare Information Technology
A Paradigm Shift in Simulation: Experiential Learning in Second Life
The TIGER Intiative
Research Applications
Computer Use in Nursing Research
Information Literacy and Computerized Information Resources
International Perspectives
Nursing Informatics in Canada
Nursing Informatics in Europe
Pacific Rim Perspectives
Asian Perspectives
Nursing Informatics in South America
Nursing Informatics in South Africa
The Future of Informatics
Future Directions
Appendix A - Clinical Care Classification (CCC) System Version 2.0: CCC of Nursing Diagnoses and Outcomes and CCC of Nursing Interventions and Actions Classified by 21 Care Components
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