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Informatics and Nursing : Opportunities and Challenges

Informatics and Nursing : Opportunities and Challenges - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 978-0781740203

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Publisher: Lippincott-Raven Publishers
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Informatics and Nursing : Opportunities and Challenges - 2ND 03 edition

ISBN13: 978-0781740203

Linda Q. Thede

ISBN13: 978-0781740203
ISBN10: 0781740207
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Edition/Copyright: 2ND 03
Publisher: Lippincott-Raven Publishers

Published: 2003
International: No
Summary

This comprehensive introduction to informatics provides a solid foundation for nurses using computers to perform their professional duties. The text is divided into four units. Unit 1 provides an overview of the benefits of nursing informatics and a review of computer hardware and software characteristics and uses. Unit 2 covers communication with computers, including introductions to the Internet and the World Wide Web. This unit also includes chapters on Internet use by health care consumers and the current and future role of telehealth in medical practice. Unit 3 discusses word processing, working with numbers, presentation software, and databases. Unit 4 covers nursing informatics as a specialty, nursing information systems, and current issues and challenges facing nursing informatics.

Table of Contents

Nursing and Informatics: The Basics p. 1
Introduction to Nursing Informatics: Multiple Foci p. 3
The Hardware: Meet the Computer p. 23
Software: The Computer at Work p. 41
Computer Communications: Lighting-Fast Information Dissemination p. 53
Understanding Computer Concepts: Features Common to Most Packaged Software p. 73
Informatics: eHealth p. 93
The Internet: eHealth Tools p. 95
The Internet: The New Healthcare Paradigm p. 113
Telehealth: Now and in the Future p. 128
Informatics: Personal Productivity p. 141
Word Processors: Writing and Rewriting Without a Hassle p. 142
Presentation Software: Looking Professional in the Spotlight p. 159
Working With Numbers: Letting the Software Do the Hard Part p. 173
Informatics: Clinical Information Systems p. 189
Informatics Nurse Specialist: A Specialty in Two Disciplines p. 191
Nursing Classification Systems: Terminology Does Matter p. 203
Informatics in Practice: Clinical Information Systems p. 222
Informatics: Professional Tools and Issues p. 241
Other Facets of Informatics: A Wide Impact p. 243
Databases: Creating Information From Data p. 259
Nursing Knowledge: Access Via Bibliographic and Factual Databases p. 280
Educational Informatics: e-Learning p. 303
Informatics: Challenges and Issues p. 319
Devices for the Input of Data into a Computer p. 335
Devices That Output Computer Information p. 336
Devices That Both Input and Output Computer Data p. 338
Universal Windows Key Presses p. 339
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