2021–2022 Walden University Catalog (September 2021) 
    
    Jul 07, 2022  
2021–2022 Walden University Catalog (September 2021) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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NURS 5051 - Transforming Nursing and Healthcare Through Technology


(5 cr.)
Nursing informatics is essential to the provision of effective and efficient care. This course examines nursing informatics as a nursing competency and a nursing specialty. Students examine the role of the nurse informaticist in current practices related to the collection, access, and use of health information and knowledge, as well as the implementation of clinical systems. Through this course, students gain an understanding of how informatics is used to improve advanced nursing practice and healthcare outcomes across organizations, public health, and consumer health settings.
Prerequisites
  • NURS 3100

Note: 11-week graduate course.



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