Carrington cites that standardized nursing languages are important because it

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Carrington, cites that standardized nursing languages are important because it helps to “capture the richness of patient care” and “provide a means to communicate patient events in an unambiguous manner,” (Carrington, 2008, p. 19) Using a standardized language in nursing allows for safe, quality, care. Standardized nursing languages should be used across all specialties.
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References American Nurses Association. (2015). Nursing informatics: Scope and standards of practice (2 nd ed.). Silver Springs, MD Carrington, J. M. (2008). The effectiveness of electronic health record with standardized nursing languages for communicating patient status related to a clinical event (Doctoral dissertation, The University of Arizona). Retrieved from - Rutherford, M.A. (2008). Standardized nursing language: What does it mean for nursing practice? OJIN: The Online Journal of Issues in Nursing, 13(1). Retrieved from tents/vol132008/No1Jan08/ArticlePreviousTopic/StandardizedNursingLanguage.html
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