Technology in the School Health Office | Nursing Informatics

Nursing Informatics:  The study of information technology as it applies to the profession of nursing. It impacts nursing practice, service, education and research. Today’s nurses must have a good knowledge base in computer technology to function in this information rich health care environment. The use of computers has grown to include discussion forums, on-line research and electronic networking among colleagues. Nurses use computerized health information systems more than any other group of health care professionals. No matter what your individual level of expertise, you will find that the professional organizations for nursing informatics provide valuable resources which you can use to advance your understanding and practice.

Nursing Informatics Organizations

 

updated 12/3/19