The purpose of this week-long celebration is to raise awareness of the value of nursing and help educate the public about the role nurses play in meeting the healthcare needs of Americans. Join us in celebrating the nurses of our nation, who are at the forefront of improving patient care and transforming healthcare.
To watch presentations on-demand, register and login on the Learning Center Website. Under Education, click on Virtual Events and there will be a tab for Clinical Informatics. The presentations will be housed on this page.
Nursing Informatics Pioneers
The Nursing Informatics Pioneers presentation, presented by Susan Newbold, PhD, RN-BC, FAAN, FHIMSS, CHTS-CP, identifies the work of innovators and leaders whose work contributed significantly to the development of nursing informatics.
Nursing Informatics 101
The Nursing Informatics 101 presentation, by Melissa F. Barthold, DNP, RN-BC, CPHIMS, FHIMSS, Ruth MacCullum BS, RN-BC and Patty Guinn, RN, BS presents a discussion of Nursing Informatics - from the first nursing informaticist to the informaticists of today. The presentation includes current roles for those in NI, the factors contributing to the growth of the nursing informatics specialty and the future of nursing informatics in today's healthcare systems that use more and more technology. The presenters (who are the first authors of the presentation) will identify the benefits that a nursing informaticist brings to a healthcare system. Data from the current NI's will be presented, from the numbers of NI's to their average salaries.