NURS 315 Information Technology in Nursing and Health Care

3 credits

Presents nursing informatics as a combination of computer science, information science, and nursing science. Nursing informatics assists in the management and processing of nursing data, information, and knowledge in the practice of nursing and delivery of health care. This course addresses how technology shapes nursing practice, nursing education, and access to health care information and examines informatics as an area of nursing specialization. This course is taught partially online. Restricted to RNBS majors.

Prerequisite(s): IS 134 or permission of instructor.