NRSG 938. Informatics and Technology Applications. 2 Hours.
The field of nursing informatics and the role of the nurse to support research and evidence -based practice inquiry in a variety of organizational settings is introduced. The current state of the science in naming nursing phenomena and how these phenomena are represented in information systems is explored. The use of technology as an adjunct to doctoral-level inquiry and how it supports clinical and professional decision-making is explained and demonstrated. Prerequisite: Corequisite: NRSG 935, or consent of instructor. LEC.