The purpose of this policy is to establish guidance on short message service (SMS) text messaging by members of the healthcare workforce and address security risks presented by SMS text messaging [Lisa Storck].
The HIMSS U.S. Leadership and Workforce Survey reflects the perspectives of the country's health information and technology leaders on a myriad of topics influencing the healthcare sector
This chief nursing informatics officer job description provides recommendations for a C-suite level or equivalent job description, including qualifications and experience, key responsibilities and reporting structure.
As a critical part of the healthcare ecosystem, we have an opportunity to make sure nursing informatics professionals have a seat at the table when it comes to leadership decisions within care settings. Learn how this role will continue to grow in importance as we strive to build a healthier worl...
Learn about salary and benefits in the field of nursing informatics.
eHealth Competency: An Essential Element in Patient Care and Improving Care Quality in Israel Case Study
A case study on eHealth competencies within a health system in Israel.
Details a case study performed in Canada to assess nurses’ informatics competencies and the steps taken to improve both their competencies and training.
This case study focuses on the need for a more concise information and technology in healthcare education program focused on accommodating working professionals and outlines the development of a program offering an executive certificate upon completion.
Feedback to the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions in an effort to better position the U.S. to address COVID-19 and other public health emergencies, and prepare for future actions.
This case study focuses on the development and results of a survey aimed at nursing staff employed by Sutter Health located in California, United States, to measure their understanding of informatics, which uncovering the need for more education and training across the enterprise.
HIMSS shares thoughts and recommendations address the NPRM: Electronic Clinical Quality Measure Reporting for the IQR Program.
Personal Health Information: Federal Trade Commission Health Breach Notification Rule Regulatory Review Response Letter
This response aims to ensure that individuals’ personally identifiable health data is protected, and that the appropriate actions are taken when a breach of unsecured personal health information occurs.