Nursing Forum: Technology to Help Workforce Challenges

Monday, April 17 at 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM CT
South Building, Level 4 | S406 A

Today’s healthcare workforce issues concern practicing nurses in many ways that impact clinician experience, safety, and patient and population outcomes. Nursing informatics leaders are addressing barriers and challenges by leveraging data and digital technologies and influencing nurse innovation. In this panel, transformational nursing leaders discuss optimizing the health of clinicians, patients, and caregivers using technology-focused strategies for care delivery and operations.


This session is part of the Nursing Informatics Forum agenda and requires separate registration.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the role of a nurse informaticist in implementing and validating data and digital technologies
  • Illustrate common use cases for nursing informatics leaders using technology to optimize the health of clinicians, patients, and caregivers.
  • Implement technology-focused strategies to ensure successful build and implementation of systems that improve caregiver resilience and engagement, reduce patient suffering and deliver compassionate, connected care.
  • Credits
    Clinical Informaticist, CNIO/CNO, Nurse or Nurse Practitioner


    Kelly Larrabee-Robke
    Associate Vice President and Chief Nursing Informatics Officer


    Anna Schoenbaum, DNP, MS, RN-BC, FHIMSS
    Vice President of Information Services
    Penn Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Health System
    MaryAnn Connor, CPHIMS, MSN, RN, RN-BC
    Director, Nursing Informatics
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Olga Kagan, PhD, RN, FHIMSS, NYAM Fellow
    Consortial Faculty & Adjunct Professor
    CUNY School of Professional Studies & Molloy University