Are you looking for a nursing text focused on real-world applications of clinical informatics? You need to check out the just published Applied Clinical Informatics for Nurses by Susan Alexander, Karen Frith, and Haley Hoy. As the field of clinical informatics continues to expand, students need to have a minimum level of competence around the principles and application of informatics. This text gives beginning nursing students the practical, need-to-know information for effective use of informatics in the clinical setting.
Designed to help educators create significant and practical learning experiences for nursing students in clinical informatics, it employs a contextually-based teaching approach to promote clinical decision-making, ethical conduct, and problem solving. Content throughout the text reflects a variety of strategic priorities identified by agencies such as the National Institute for Nursing Research and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
Key features include:
- Case Studies
- Digital ancillaries to support the text
- Real-world coverage of fall prevention, bar coding, and pharmacy management