Chapter 9. Information and Knowledge Needs of Nurses in the 21 st Century. Objectives. Define nursing informatics. Describe the goal of nursing informatics. Describe how clinical information technologies are and will impact nursing practice.
Information and Knowledge Needs of Nurses in the 21st Century
IMIA-NI definition, adopted July 2009, Helsinki, Finland www.ssk.med.uni-erlangen.de
Nurses in identified informatics roles typically focus their efforts on:
With the availability of rich data repositories, there will be opportunities to: