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The Nurse Leader As Knowledge WorkerWeek 2 Assignment 1NURS 6051
The concept of a knowledge workerKnowledge workers are who has a high level of education and experience that developing new strategies with ideas for new products and services. They would be expected to come up with new and better ways of doing things. Their job is to use and creatively apply their knowledge. In every company, there are those employees, that mainly the work they produce is the foundation for organizational sustainability and growth. In our society, information is continuously changing at a pace that is hard to keep up with, and their employees will need to be familiar with to perform their jobs well by learning continually. Nursing involves a significant amount of knowledge of work. Nurses use their knowledge based on collecting data and information and apply it to their practice.
Nursing InformaticsAccording to McGonigle & Mastrian, 2018 define nursing informatics is the combination of nursing science, computer science, information science, and cognitive science to manage and enhance healthcare data, information, knowledge, and wisdom to improve patient care and the nursing profession. Information technology has come such a long way and advanced how we give care to patients. Organizing and arranging this vast amount of data is an important aspect which can be done through the use of informatics technology.