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  • Nurses

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    Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

    Flexible deadlines

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    Beginner Level

    Approx. 7 hours to complete

    Suggested: 3 weeks...

    English

    Subtitles: English

    Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

    Week
    1
    4 hours to complete

    Nursing Informatics Pioneers – Overview

    1 video (Total 14 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
    5 readings
    An introduction to the competing values framework30m
    Explore the AMIA Nursing Informatics History Project Website10m
    American Medical Informatics Association Nursing Informatics History Committee30m
    American Medical Informatics Nursing Informatics History Committee Update30m
    Listen to or read the transcript of Dr. Virginia Saba30m
    1 practice exercise
    Nursing Informatics Pioneers30m
    Week
    2
    3 hours to complete

    Technology and Events Influencing Nursing Informatics Pioneers

    1 video (Total 15 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
    4 readings
    Read the chapter - Historical perspectives of computers in nursing30m
    View or read the transcripts from Theme 330m
    Listen to or read the transcript of Dr. Carol Romano30m
    Review internet resources10m
    1 practice exercise
    Technology and Events Influencing Nursing Informatics Pioneers30m
    Week
    3
    3 hours to complete

    Organizational and Network Influences on Pioneer Leadership and Accomplishments

    1 video (Total 15 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
    4 readings
    Listen to or read oral history of Dr. Norma Lang10m
    Review web resources40m
    Look at tools for mapping out your network30m
    Create Your Leadership Network Diagram10m
    1 practice exercise
    Organizational and Network Influences on Pioneer Leadership and Accomplishments30m
    Week
    4
    3 hours to complete

    Pioneers in Nursing Informatics Research and Education

    1 video (Total 17 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
    3 readings
    Trends in Publication of Nursing Informatics Research10m
    Technology Informatics Guiding Education Reform30m
    Review the video or transcripts for trends and leadership skills in research and education1h 30m
    1 practice exercise
    Pioneers in Nursing Informatics Research and Education30m
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    By AApr 1st 2019

    Excellent presentation, excellent background, information neat and clear, resources well selected.

    Instructor

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    Bonnie L. Westra, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI

    Associate Professor Emerita
    School of Nursing & Institute for Health Informatics

    About University of Minnesota

    The University of Minnesota is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation’s most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations....

    About the Nursing Informatics Leadership Specialization

    Nurses and interprofessional healthcare clinicians and educators will learn principles of informatics leadership in clinical and academic settings, and apply their learning to real world scenarios in practice and training/education environments. Learners will understand the history and development of nursing informatics leadership to appreciate today’s leadership challenges, gain self-knowledge of one’s own nursing informatics leadership skills to influence the future of the nursing informatics specialty, describe principles of nursing informatics leadership and their applications in diverse settings to gain appreciation of tailoring leadership skills to optimize outcomes, and apply nursing informatics leadership skills in interprofessional teams to understand stakeholder perspectives and opportunities to promote collaboration and achieve mutual goals....
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