744.2.7: Information management – The graduate evaluates information management systems that support timely, high quality,
2,M.2.2, Leadership in Information Technology – The graduate integrates knowledge of nursing initiatives professional organizations,
and leadership into strategies for enhancing nursing informatics,
7114,2.3, Health Information Systems – The graduate evaluates features and functions of health information systems necessary to meet
the needs of healthcare delivery.
744,2.4: Electron Health Record – The graduate evaluates patient data and electronic health records to inform practice,
714.2.5, Informational Secure – The graduate evaluates the privacy and security of data within healthcare organizations.
7/U.2.7t current and Future technologies – The graduate evaluates the implications of current and emerging technologies for practice,
research, education, and administration.
Current and emerging technologies in healthcare provide nurses with the opportunity to improve patient outcomes through ever-increasing
access to data and evidence. Information support systems affect decisions made at both the point of care and the organizational levels.
Nurses who are prepared at the master’s level fill a key role in leading unit and organizational change to incorporate these emerging
technologies in order to promote patient safety and enhance quality of care.
You are an informatics nurse specialist working in a healthcare organization that ls merging with another organization of comparable size.
As a result of the merger, funds have been designated to offer services to underserved populations in a satellite facility that is supported
by remote technology. you are to lead the project committee in migrating to a common health information system that meets current
A. Write a scholarly paper in which you do the following:
1. Reference three sources in your paper from academic, professional journals or websites or governmental resources that have been
written within the past five years.
2, Analyze the technology necessary to meet the federally mandated requirements that will affect the merged healthcare organizations
in the given scenario.
3, Describe your project committee by doing the following
a. Identify four essential interdisciplinary team members to be on the project committee, including each team member’s position
in the organization.
b. Describe the role each team member identified in part A3a will play in migrating to the common health information system.
c. Explain why the expertise of each, team member identified in part A3a is necessary for the success of this project.
4. Describe why inter-operability is important to healthcare delivery,
a. Explain why standardized nursing terminology is important to use when capturing nursing-specific data.
5. Identify two recent federal regulatory requirements that support health information technology
a, Describe two components of the new system in the scenario that meet the federal regulatory requirements from part A5,