|TIGER Takeover of Clinical Informatics Insights November Edition
The TIGER (Technology Informatics Guiding Education Reform) Initiative was invited to take-over the November issue of Clinical Informatics Insights and we are so excited to finally share this edition. We hope you relish learning more about our global activities, projects, tools, and resources reflective of our interprofessional, interdisplinary approach. HIMSS Clinical Informatics Insights is an electronic interprofessional publication with over 13,000 subscribers to date. Click here to access the November TIGER edition today!
Next Live TIGER Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) Webinar on December 13th
Delivering Health Informatics Education to the Workforce
The VHA (Veteran’s Health Administration) recognizes that a workforce educated in Health IT is vital. The rapid expansion of information and systems has necessitated the development and maintenance of core Health IT competencies across all healthcare disciplines. Our presenters will share their approach to delivering health IT education across multiple disciplines. Presented by Danielle Marano, MSN, RN, Management Analyst, Department of Veterans Affairs & Jennifer Kalman, Management Analyst, Department of Veterans Affairs.
Date: Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Location: TIGER Virtual Learning Environment
Duration: 1 hour
Registration: Click “Add to Calendar” to reserve your spot *
*PLEASE NOTE: TIGER VLE subscription required to attend this event
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Join New HIMSS Nursing Informatics Job Descriptions Workgroup
The Nursing Informatics field is growing substantially. As these roles vary throughout healthcare organizations, it is vital to have job descriptions that can be referenced for needed competencies. This workgroup will explore careers within Nursing Informatics to create standardized job descriptions that can be utilized to educate and expand the knowledge of individuals-from new nurses who want to learn about Nursing Informatics careers to existing Nursing Informaticists who want to broaden their career choices. This workgroup will meet on a monthly basis under the leadership of the valued HIMSS NI Committee members and co-chairs Nancy Beale, MSN, RN-BC, Vice President, Clinical Systems & Integration, NYU Langone Medical Center and Bonne Farberow, MSN, RN-BC, Population Health Executive, Cerner Corporation. For more information, please contact Trisha Pongco, Coordinator, Clinical Informatics, HIMSS North America. Click here to sign up.
Interview Captures the Evolution of the TIGER Initiative
HIMSS President and CEO, Stephen Lieber, CAE, and Elsevier's Chief Professional Practice Officer, Michelle Troseth, MSN, RN, DPNAP, FAAN, discuss at length the TIGER initiative: its beginnings, evolution, the Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) and what the future holds for inter-professionalism. The interview was taped during the HIMSS Asia Pacific conference in Bangkok, Thailand this August. Click here to view the recorded interview.
Technology Evolving the Role of Nurses and the Future of Patient Care
Computers, mobile devices and state-of-the-art connected medical devices have changed the healthcare industry in a big way. Nurses serving in the frontlines, however, are often left out of discussions around information technology being central to delivery patient-centered care.
TIGER Pioneer, Michelle Troseth, MSN, RN, DPNAP, FAAN, Elsevier's Chief Professional Practice Officer, shares many insights on how the integration of technology in nursing has progressed beyond supporting data processing functions to playing an important role in patient care. Click here to read the full interview.
Healthcare Informatics Faculty - Open Position at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, CT
Sacred Heart University’s Master of Science in Healthcare Informatics (MSHI) program is seeking candidates for a full-time, 10-month, onsite faculty position in this growing graduate program with over 100 currently enrolled students. The responsibilities of the position include in-person and online teaching, course and curriculum development, student recruitment and advisement, program evaluation, University service, and scholarship. If you have questions or would like to apply, send your CV/cover letter to Stephen C. Burrows, DPM, MBA, CPHIMS, FHIMSS, Clinical Assistant Professor, Chair, Health Science & Leadership, Program Director, Healthcare Informatics College of Health Professions. Click here for additional details.
Volunteer at the HIMSS17 Interoperability Showcase
We're looking for volunteers to support the HIMSS17 Interoperability Showcase. In exchange for your time, you'll receive a complimentary exhibitor badge to HIMSS17. Click here for more information and to apply.
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