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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Beginner Level

Approx. 8 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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