inform. discussion 1.docx - Reflect on the concepts of informatics and knowledge work as presented in the Resources Consider a hypothetical scenario

inform. discussion 1.docx - Reflect on the concepts of...

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Reflect on the concepts of informatics and knowledge work as presented in the Resources. Consider a hypothetical scenario based on your own healthcare practice or organization that would require or benefit from the access/collection and application of data. Your scenario may involve a patient, staff, or management problem or gap. By Day 3 of Week 1 Post a description of the focus of your scenario. Describe the data that could be used and how the data might be collected and accessed. What knowledge might be derived from that data? How would a nurse leader use clinical reasoning and judgment in the formation of knowledge from this experience? The scenario is a level 1 trauma hospital. An unidentified female was brought in by ambulance after a drive-by shooting. The victim sustained a gunshot wound to the right lower abdomen. Due to the nature of admission, the patient was assigned a trauma name of India India. Head to toe assessment was done to rule out any dyspnea or any other health issues. Vital signs were obtained by the nurse and the data was updated into the patient's records. This data collected was used to compare the patient’s baseline to the norm. The patient was a good historian and an accurate patient history was obtained and her medical records from a different hospital were faxed after her consent. This is part of data acquisition, collection and storage for
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