NURS 110 Computer Technology in Nursing

3 credits, Fall, Spring, and Summer

Provides an introduction to basic computer concepts and applications in Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office. This course presents nursing informatics as a combination of computer science, information science, and nursing science and relates nursing informatics to the management and processing of nursing data, information, and knowledge to support the practice of nursing and the delivery of health care in the nursing roles of provider, designer, and manager of care. Introduces exploration of the influence of health care technologies and how technology reshapes nursing practice and health care information access. NURS 110 fulfills the university requirement for computer literacy.

Prerequisite(s): Must meet progression criteria (2.70. GPA) including a "C" or better in all science courses completed and a 3.00 GPA in the sciences; ENG 152