Week 10 Notes
Order entry management is the ability for a clinician to enter medication and other
care orders directly into a computer including laboratory, microbiology,
pathology, radiology, nursing, supply orders, ancillary services and consults
Chapter 11 Notes
Overall, it is fair to say that a majority of nurses have yet to embrace the notion of
informatics and understand its meaning and relevance to their work.
The future holds a landscape yet to be understood as technology evolves with a
CIS System Notes
A clinical information system (CIS) is a technology-based system that is applied
at the point of care and is designed to support the acquisition and processing of
information as well as providing storage and processing capabilities.
Class 14 Notes
Be encouraged and supported to participate in the acquisition, design,
implementation, and evaluation phases of CIS.
Demand the adoption of IT solutions that support the delivery of safe, quality
Be provided with materi
Module 2 Notes
These are but a few of the emerging capabilities that will allow for numerous data
inputs to be transposed - combined, analyzed, and displayed to provide
information and views of clinical situations currently not possible in a world
Module 4 Notes
Computerized alerts and reminders (e.g., medication due, patient has an allergy,
potassium level abnormal);
Clinical guidelines (e.g., best practice for prevention of skin breakdown);
Online information retrieval (e.g., CINAHL, drug informa
Module 5 Notes
The process of becoming a successful owner of an EHR has multiple steps and
requires integrating the EHR into both the organizations day to day operations
and long term vision, and the clinicians day to day practice.
The first step of owner
Nurse Challenges Notes
An additional challenge within the nursing profession is the pending human
resource crisis and dire projections of imminent shortages.
Nursings focus on IT has been elevated as a central means by which nurses can
be sufficiently sup
Week 9 Notes
In January 2004, the President Bush raised the profile of electronic health records
in his State of the Union address by outlining a plan to ensure that most
Americans would have an electronic health record by 2014.
This goal was reaffirmed b
Chapter 9 Notes
The information and knowledge informing 21st century of healthcare delivery has
been growing at an unprecedented pace in recent years.
Extended and expanded access to clinical research findings and decision support
tools has been significa