Nursing Informatics- Driving Forces Timeline

By dangdt
  • IOM-To Err is Human: Building A Safer Health System

    IOM-To Err is Human: Building A Safer Health System
    First report decribed incidences of medical errors. Mostly, "the errors are caused by faulty systems, processes, and conditions that lead people to make mistakes or fail to prevent them." http://iom.edu/Reports/1999/To-Err-is-Human-Building-A-Safer-Health-System.aspx
  • Health Professions Education: A Bridge to Quality

    Health Professions Education: A Bridge to Quality
    The Institute of Medicine study Crossing the Quality Chasm (2001) recommended that an interdisciplinary summit be held to further reform of health professions education in order to enhance quality and patient safety. After discussions, they agreeded that the Five Core Competenccies needed for Health Care Professionals are: patient-centered care, interdisciplinary teams, evidence-based practice, quality improvement, and informatics. http://www.nap.edu/openbook.php?record_id=10681&page=3
  • The TIGER Initiative Informatic Competencies

    The TIGER Initiative Informatic Competencies
    The TIGER Nursing Informatics Competencies Model consists of three parts, 4 levels. The main idea is to make nursing informatics competencies as part of skills for the nurses http://www.tigersummit.com/About_Us.html
  • National League for Nursing (NLN)

    National League for Nursing (NLN)
    The paper is outlining the importance in the preparation process for the next generation nurses to work in a "technology rich environment"
    http://www.nln.org/aboutnln/positionstatements/informatics_052808.pdf
  • AACN List of Core Competencies

    AACN List of Core Competencies
    The ANA has been moving nursing toward effectively using informatics. Many recommendations in the area of information and healthcare technologies for the Baccalaureate education. http://www.aacn.nche.edu/education-resources/BaccEssentials08.pdf