Nursing Informatics and the Foundation of Knowledge 4th Edition (PDF) teaches nursing students current issues, the history of healthcare informatics, basic informatics concepts, and health information management applications. This comprehensive downloadable textbook includes the building blocks of informatics through complicated topics such as bioinformatics, data mining, and system development.
The purpose of this textbook is to provide a set of practical and powerful tools to ensure that students gain a solid understanding of Nursing Informatics and is able to move from information through knowledge to wisdom. The field of Informatics is rapidly ever-changing and growing. In accordance with industry changes the 4th Edition has been updated to include two competency-based assessment tools: NICA L3/L4 and TANIC.
New to the Nursing Informatics and the Foundation of Knowledge 4e
- Emerging technologies
- Coverage of change theory
- Simulated clinical experiences
- Updates on EHR systems and their increased use
- Information on SMART technologies and patient safety
- New tools including wearables, virtual patient tools, connectivity, apps
NOTE: This is not the original Nursing Informatics and the Foundation of Knowledge 4th Edition PDF. It has been converted from its kindle ebook, hence the pages and page numbering will NOT match the original.