Tag: informatics

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Nurses know that more data and better information leads to better health outcomes for their patients, and in today’s health care landscape, we have more sources of information than ever before as medical records and patient data are digitized. As this quantity of data increases, so does the need for qualified informaticists with the ability …

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Lisa Dukes, MSN ’16, AS ’08, of Grovetown, Georgia, reports that her capstone project from the fall 2015 session of NUR 685 Nursing Informatics Capstone was selected as a poster presentation for the Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) 2016 conference in Los Angeles. The topic is “Transitioning from Handwritten to Computer-Generated Discharge Instructions in an Emergency …

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Baby, it’s worth it!  Three recent Excelsior College Master of Science in Nursing Education graduates and their mentor presented a poster at the American Association of Colleges of Nursing Master’s Education conference in Houston, Texas on Thursday, February 25, 2016. The poster presentation highlighted their capstone projects involving curriculum design and development.  Using electronic posters …

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Tresa Kaur Dusaj, PhD, RN-BC, CNE, CHSE, CTN-A, has joined the School of Nursing as a faculty program director and is responsible for faculty, curriculum revisions, and assessment/evaluation and course management for the BSN program.  She also coordinates the undergraduate courses in nursing informatics and leadership and management. Her research stems from her dissertation investigating …