But i still believe the most relevant position being

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physicians, therapist, pharmacists, and someone from the informatics /IT department. But I still believe the most relevant position being a preceptor to newly hired nurses and student nurses. I share my knowledge on the usage of the EPIC system (being a super user) that the facility use and how to get additional help from the Informatics nurses when they don’t know their way around what they are doing. Computer literacy is a core competency that is needed in health care and nursing practice (American Nurses Association, 2015) . With my competency in basic computer skills and some new knowledge acquired from our informatics team, I continue to expand my understanding of information technology. Tiger competency Technology Informatics Guiding Education Reform (TIGER), created to bridge nursing stakeholder’s vision, strategies, and specific actions for improving nursing practice, education, and the delivery of patient care through the use of health information technology (TIGER, 2009). TIGER nursing informatics competencies model consist of three components, which are basic computer competencies, information literacy, and information management (TIGER, 2009).
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  • Spring '16
  • Nursing, informatics nurse specialists

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