Charlotte Weaver, Connie Delaney, Patric Weber, Robyn Carr
HIMSS Publishing; 2nd edition
Nursing and Informatics for the 21st Century 2nd edition (PDF) is the follow-up to the highly successful; award-winning 1st edition. Initially published in 2006; the first edition was a critical resource in chronicling the huge historical shift in nursing linked to the explosion of EHR national strategies and health policies around the globe. This updated 2nd edition; co-published by AMIA; examines the revolution that has occurred in nursing and explores the role IT is playing in this transformation; with a thoughtful examination of science; research; nursing practice; and education across the globe.
With nearly fifty case studies written by nursing’s recognized leaders and leading innovators across specific segments of the healthcare industry and the world; the ebook presents a “snapshot” of IT and nursing adoption worldwide. The PDF ebook provides in-depth analysis of nursing developments in the United States and an expanded global focus; including profiles of EHR initiatives in the Middle East and Asia. In addition; new topics in this Nursing and Informatics for the 21st Century second edition include nursing faculty development and results of a 5-country international survey on nursing clinical documentations.