Directions: Choose one or two of the three sources listed in the Readings and Resources section of this module.

HIMSS is an abbreviation for Health Information Management Systems Society (2011). Position Statement of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society on Transforming Nursing Practice Through Technology and Informatics Critical Care Nursing Quarterly, vol. 34, no. 4, pp. 367-376, doi: 10.1097/CNQ.0b013e31822d6bc3. Full-Text Nursing Journals@Ovid, Florida State University. — (For a quick find, type the title of the article into the search box on the Library’s home page.)
The IOM (Institute of Medicine). 2010. Nursing’s Future: Leading Change, Advancing Health The National Academies Press, Washington, DC. (This is a link to another website.) (Link last updated on 4/21/17)
Visit to read one of the articles on the TIGER initiate (Technology Informatics Guiding Education Reform) website. (This is a link to another website.) (This is a link to another website.) (This is a link to another website.)
Discuss how nurses have used informatics to influence or improve nursing practice, administration, education, or research. Provide at least two examples from websites or journal articles to back up your answer. How similar or dissimilar does it seem to be to your own personal or professional experiences?

Cite sources within paragraphs and include a list of references at the end of your post.

After you’ve made your initial post, respond to three or more of your classmates’ posts. Keep in mind that your participation should reflect sufficient effort.

The Nursing Discussion Rubric will be used to grade this discussion, which is worth 100 points. Use the information in the rubric as a guide to successfully completing the discussion in this module

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