Nursing Informatics Generalist Job Description

The HIMSS Nursing Informatics Job Descriptions Workgroup, formed under the 2016-2017 Nursing Informatics Committee, saw the need for a standardized job description for the Nursing Informatics Specialist.

As the nursing informatics role varies within healthcare organizations, it is essential to have a standardized job description that can be referenced for needed competencies regardless of specific job title. This document provides recommendations for a nursing informatics job description including Qualifications and Experience, Key Responsibilities, and Reporting Structure.

Keywords: 
nursing informatics, specialist, Health IT