100%(40)40 out of 40 people found this document helpful
This preview shows page 1 out of 1 page.
Leader as Knowledge WorkerReferencesMcGonigle, D., & Mastrian, K. G. (2017). Nursing informatics and the foundation of knowledge(4th ed.). Burlington, MA:Jones & Bartlett LearningSweeney, J. (Feb, 2017). Healthcare Informatics. Online Journal of Nursing Informatics (OJNI), 21(1), Retrieved from healthcare-informatics“Nurses are knowledge workers, working with information and generating information and knowledge as a product” (McGonigle & Mastrian, 2017). Knowledge Workers Obtain, collect, and store knowledge for future use in practiceAnalyze and manage knowledge to develop, design, and incorporate this new knowledge into their practice Continuously analyze their knowledge base to ensure they are using the most evolved knowledge during each new situation Communicate acquired knowledge with others to ensure that everyone involved is equally educated and informed Nursing InformaticsThe integration of nursing, computer, information, and cognitive science to manage and communicate data, information, knowledge, and wisdom into nursing practice.Helps to support nurses so they can safely and effectively care for their patients