Welcome to the Nursing Informatics Blog, your source for data, information, knowledge, and wisdom around topics of interest to Nursing Informatics Professionals.

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Topics covered will include nursing history, nursing theory,  nursing informatics theory,  certification exam topics, relevant current events, data analysis, data visualization, nursing innovations, and more.

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Recent Blog Posts

Unlocking Potential: How Nurses Can Break In, Upskill, and Harness the Power of Data Analytics

Unlocking Potential: How Nurses Can Break In, Upskill, and Harness the Power of Data Analytics

I am pleased to introduce our first guest blogger on The Nursing Informatics Blog. Joe Squire is an ICU/OR nurse who has successfully transitioned to a nursing informatics role via data analytics. He is currently the Director of Analytics & Quality for the Heart...

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What the Discussions on Nurse Staffing are Missing

What the Discussions on Nurse Staffing are Missing

News sites and social media continue to engage in lively discussions about the nursing shortage and the staffing crisis. Nurses are going on strike in the US, UK, and Australia demanding better working conditions and increased pay. States and professional...

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Nursing Informatics Bootcamp – Jacksonville, FL – March 2023

Nursing Informatics Bootcamp – Jacksonville, FL – March 2023

HIMSS Central & North Florida Chapter is hosting a Nursing Informatics Bootcamp event in Jacksonville, FL on March 10th & 11th, 2023, with Susan Newbold and Constance Berner! This is a two-day on-site event. Cost: HIMSS Member Early Bird Registration: $575 +...

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Maryland Healthcare Staffing Crisis: 25% RN Vacancy Rate

Maryland Healthcare Staffing Crisis: 25% RN Vacancy Rate

In the Fall of 2021, the Maryland Hospital Association launched the Task Force On Maryland's Future Health Workforce to address the growing healthcare workforce crisis in the state. The Task Force reported a 25% RN vacancy rate, an expected shortfall of 13,800 RN and...

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Virginia Saba: Nursing Informatics Visionary, Mentor, Trailblazer.

Virginia Saba: Nursing Informatics Visionary, Mentor, Trailblazer.

The American Medical Informatics Association's (AMIA) Nursing Informatics Working Group (NIWG) is hosting an AMIA members-only webinar honoring the late Dr. Virginia Saba on Monday, September 19, 2022, at 11:00 AM Eastern time. If you're an AMIA member, you can access...

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