Nursing Informatics for RNs (NRSG365)
This course is the combination of nursing science, information science, and computer science, integrated to facilitate nursing practice with technological structures supportive of evidence-based, decision-making. Information management in the health care setting is introduced related to the emerging role of nurses who use computer technology to enhance their practice. Legal and ethical standards of documentation will be analyzed. Emphasis on quality and safety concerns are explored, along with workflow and professional documentation. This is a two (2) credit hour course and students are expected to complete thirty (30) clock hours.