INFORMATION SYSTEMS

1 Describe patient-care technologies as appropriate to address the needs of a diverse patient population. (P01) CO2: Analyze data from all relevant sources, including technology, to inform the delivery of care. (P02) CO3: Define standardized terminology that reflects nursing’s unique contribution to patient outcomes. (P03) C04: Investigate safeguards and decision-making support tools embedded in patient care technologies and information systems to support a safe practice environment for both patients and healthcare workers. (PO4) CO5: Identify patient care technologies, information systems, and communication devices that support safe nursing practice. (P05) CO 6: Discuss the principles of data integrity, professional ethics, and legal requirements related to data security, regulatory requirements, confidentiality, and client’s right to privacy. (P06) C07: Examine the use of information systems to document interventions related to achieving nurse sensitive outcomes. (P07) C08: Discuss the value of best evidence as a driving force to institute change in delivery of nursing care. (P08)