Nursing informatics (NI) is the specialty that integrates nursing science with multiple information management and analytical sciences to identify, define, manage, and communicate data, information, knowledge, and wisdom in nursing practice. NI supports nurses, consumers, patients, the interprofessional healthcare team, and other stakeholders in their decision-making in all roles and settings to achieve desired outcomes. This support is accomplished through the use of information structures, information processes, and information technology.
What is Nursing Informatics?
Career and Workforce Surveys
This survey captures nursing informatics salary, professional status and practice trends while identifying changes that have occurred over the last 13 years in the nursing informatics workforce.
Introduction to Nursing Informatics
Nursing Informatics 101
This webinar focuses on factors contributing to the growth of the nursing informatics specialty, highlight key findings from the 2014 Nursing Informatics Workforce Survey.
A unique and interactive introductory presentation to enhance your knowledge on nursing informatics, "a specialty that integrates nursing and computer science to assist in decision for the patient."