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Nursing Informatics and the Foundation of Knowledge, Fourth Edition Includes Navigate 2 Premier Access, 4th Edition

  • Dee McGonigle
  • Kathleen Mastrian
  • ISBN-10: 1284121240
  • ISBN-13: 9781284121247
  • 0 Pages | Paperback
  • COPYRIGHT: 2018 Published
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About the Product

Each new print copy includes Navigate 2 Premier Access that unlocks a comprehensive eBook, interactive lectures, student practice activities and assessments, a full suite of instructor resources, and learning analytics reporting tools. Nursing Informatics and the Foundation of Knowledge, Fourth Edition teaches nursing students the history of healthcare informatics, current issues, basic informatics concepts, and health information management applications. The text addresses basic through complex concepts to target the needs of the novice through innovator. The text takes the reader from the building blocks of informatics through complicated topics such as data mining, bioinformatics, and system development. The content is enhanced through its grounding in the Foundation of Knowledge Model founded by the authors. The purpose of this text is to provide a set of practical and powerful tools to ensure that students gain a solid understanding of Nursing Informatics and is able to move from information through knowledge to wisdom. The field of Informatics is a rapidly growing and ever-changing. In accordance with industry changes the Fourth Edition has been update to include two competency based assessment tools: TANIC and NICA L3/L4.

Table of Contents

Section I - Building Blocks of Nursing Informatics
Chapter 1: Nursing Science and the Foundation of Knowledge
Chapter 2: Introduction to Information, Information Science, and Information Systems
Chapter 3: Computer Science and the Foundation of Knowledge Model
Chapter 4: Introduction to Cognitive Science and Cognitive Informatics
Chapter 5: Ethical Applications of Informatics
Section II - Perspectives on Nursing Informatics
Chapter 6: History and Evolution of Nursing Informatics
Chapter 7: Nursing Informatics as a specialty
Chapter 8: Legislative Aspects of Nursing Informatics: HITECH and HIPAA
Section III - Nursing Informatics Administrative Applications: Precare and Care Support
Chapter 9: Systems Development Life Cycle: NI and Organizational Decision Making
Chapter 10: Administrative Information Systems
Chapter 11: The Human–Technology Interface
Chapter 12: Electronic Security
Chapter 13: Workflow and Meaningful Use
Section IV - Nursing Informatics Practice Applications: Care Delivery
Chapter 14: The Electronic Health Record and Clinical Informatics
Chapter 15: Informatics Tools to Promote Patient Safety and Quality Outcomes
Chapter 16: Patient Engagement and Connected Health
Chapter 17: Using Informatics to Promote Community/Population Health
Chapter 18: Telenursing and Remote Access Telehealth
Section V - Education Applications of Nursing Informatics
Chapter 19: Nursing Informatics and Nursing Education
Chapter 20: Simulation, Gaming Mechanics and Virtual Worlds in Nursing Informatics Education
Section VI - Research Applications of Nursing Informatics
Chapter 21: Nursing Research: Data Collection, Processing, and Analysis
Chapter 22: Data Mining as a Research Tool
Chapter 23: Translational Research: Generating Evidence for Practice
Chapter 24: Bioinformatics, Biomedical Informatics, and Computational Biology
Section VII - Imagining the Future of Nursing Informatics
Chapter 25: The Art of Caring in Technology Laden Environments
Chapter 26: Nursing Informatics and Knowledge Management

New to this edition

  • Coverage of change theory
  • Updates on EHR systems and their increased use
  • Information on SMART technologies and patient safety
  • New tools including wearables, connectivity, virtual patient tools, apps
  • Simulated clinical experiences
  • Emerging technologies
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