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Standard-based Nursing Information Systems

Standard-based Nursing Information Systems

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Directed to practicing and student nurses, health care professionals involved in the implementation of information systems, and information technology professionals working in the health sector.
The objective of this book is to provide a basic source of facts related to the use and implementation of standards in nursing clinical and administrative documentation. A compelling case is made for the importance of appropriately documenting nursing care, in order to facilitate analyses of nursing activities, the provision of quality and evidence-based direct patient care, and the promotion of continuity of service
Directed to practicing and student nurses, health care professionals involved in the implementation of information systems, and information technology professionals working in the health sector.
The objective of this book is to provide a basic source of facts related to the use and implementation of standards in nursing clinical and administrative documentation. A compelling case is made for the importance of appropriately documenting nursing care, in order to facilitate analyses of nursing activities, the provision of quality and evidence-based direct patient care, and the promotion of continuity of service

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Building Standard-BasedNursing Information Systems
 
Pan American Health OrganizationWorld Health OrganizationDivision of Health Systems and Services Development
 
Essential Drugs and Technology Organization and Management of Health Systems and Services Human Resource Development 
December 2000
 
 
PAHO Library Cataloguing in Publication Data 
Pan American Health Organization.Building Standard-Based Nursing Information Systems.Washington, D.C. : PAHO,
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2000.141 p.ISBN 92 75 12364 0I. Title.1. INFORMATION SYSTEMS. 2. NURSING.3. NURSING PRACTICE CLASSIFICATIONS.4. QUALITY OF HEALTHCARE. 5. MANUALSNLM W26.55.I4.p187 2001ISBN 92 75 12364 0
The Pan American Health Organization welcomes requests for permission to reproduce ortranslate its publications, in part or in full. Applications and inquiries should be addressed to thePublications Program, Pan American Health Organization, Washington, D.C., which will be gladto provide the latest information on any changes made to the text, plans for new editions, andreprints and translations already available.
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Pan American Health Organization, 2000Publications of the Pan American Health Organization enjoy copyright protection in accordancewith the provisions of Protocol 2 of the Universal Copyright Convention. All rights reserved.The designations employed and the presentation of the material in this publication do not implythe expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the Pan AmericanHealth Organization concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city, or area or of itsauthorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.The mention of specific companies or of certain manufacturers' products does not imply that theyare endorsed or recommended by the Pan American Health Organization in preference to othersof a similar nature that are not mentioned. Errors and omissions excepted, the names ofproprietary products are distinguished by initial capital letters. The authors alone are responsiblefor the views expressed in this Publication.
 
 Editors
Heimar F. Marin
Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Escola de Enfermagem, Brazil 
Roberto J. Rodrigues
Health Services Information Technology (HSP/HSE), PAHO/WHO, USA
 
Connie Delaney
University of Iowa, College of Nursing, USA
 Gunnar H. Nielsen
Danish Institute for Health and Nursing Research, Denmark (WHO Collaborating Center for Nursing and Midwifery)
 
Jean Yan
Caribbean Program Coordination Office, PAHO/WHO, Barbados 
 
Collaborators
Suzanne Bakken
Columbia University, USA
Sonia Maria Oliveira de Barros
Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Escola de Enfermagem, Brazil 
 
Lorena Camus Bustos
Pontificia Universidad Católica, Chile 
 
Carol Bickford
American Nurses Association, USA
 
Gloria H. Camargo
Fundación Santa Fé, División de Educación, Colombia 
 Carolina Carujo
Asociación Uruguaya de Enfermería Informática, Uruguay 
 
Barbara Van de Castle
Johns Hopkins University, School of Nursing, USA(PAHO/WHO Collaborating Center for Information Systems in Nursing Care)

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