2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
    Apr 03, 2020  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog

NURS 342 - Nursing Informatics

Credits: Three (3)
Provides an overview of informatics for the post-licensure nursing student. Integrates practice, education, and research with computer technology and information science to identify, gather, process, and manage information. Emphasis is on technology-based health applications which support clinical, administrative, and research decision making and their use in Evidence Based Practice. Current trends and issues in nursing and managing health care information are all examined. It is assumed that students have basic computing and word processing skills.
Prerequisite: NURS-307