Currently we do not lack the information system to input the data but we lack

Currently we do not lack the information system to

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Currently we do not lack the information system to input the data, but we lack the knowledge and training to bring our nurses up to par to use the system. Our current system allows for nurses to input data. Once data has been in out the data is stored and processed. Our problem lies in communicating the data into information. Our nurses have not been given sufficient training and support to go through such data and interpret the data. Once they are able to do this, they wound be able to track the healing of each wound, the trends, and the weeks in treatment. They could use such information to change treatment plans, to look at trends and anticipate change, to plan ahead, track patient outcomes, and to discuss with patients and physicians progress and goals (McGonigle et al., 2014). Plan and Resources I would like to propose a plan to my director for each nurse to be given sufficient training and support to develop these competencies. I believe that this should be done via a paid training schedule or in-service. We have resources within the organization and outside the organization as well. The system developer has extended the opportunity to bring in a representative from their company to lead a two day in person course. They have also given us online support and a direct line when questions arise. In doing this, our center will have nurses prepared to their
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