WESTRA, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI
, is Associate Professor, School of Nursing; Co-Director, Center for Nursing Informatics; and Core Faculty, Institute for Health Informatics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN.
Sittig, PhD, FHIMSS, FACMI
, is professor of bio medical informatics at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston.
Afternoon sessions included Teamwork for Clinical Implementation Success by Marina Douglas, MS; Marian Celli, MS, RN-BC, FHIMSS; Nursing Informatics and Health Care Policy a panel including Kathleen McCormick, PhD, RN (Moderator); Amy Walker, MS, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE, CPHQ; Joyce Sensmeier, MS, RN-BC, CPHIMS, FHIMSS, and Judy Murphy, RN, FACMI
, FHIMSS (Panelists); and a new offering presented with the Association of PeriOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) called One Small Step for IT, One Giant Leap for Perioperative Nursing by Denise Maxwell-Downing, MS, BSN, RN; Sharon Giarrizzo-Wilson, MS, BSN, RN, CNOR; Jessica Bianco, MS, BSN, RN, CNOR.
Saba, EdD, RN, FAAN, FACMI
, and colleagues, the CCC System is recognized by the American Nurses Association as a comprehensively coded nursing terminology designed for computer processing and the electronic documentation of diagnoses, interventions, and outcomes.
JUDY MURPHY, RN, FACMI
, FHIMSS, is Vice President-Information Services, Aurora Health Care, Milwaukee, WI; a HIMSS Board Member; Co-Chair of the Alliance for Nursing Informatics; a member of the federal HIT Standards Committee; and is a Nursing Economics Editorial Board Member.
Warren, PhD, RN, BC, FAAN, FACMI
presented "Nursing Informatics Impact on the National HIT Agenda".
McGowan, PhD, MA, MLS, AHIP, FMLA, FACMI
Diane Skiba, PhD, FAAN, FACMI
, Aurora, CO and Michelle Honey, PhD, RGON, Mphil, BA, Grafton Auckland, NZ judged the awards.
Skiba, PhD, FAAN, FACMI
, professor, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center School of Nursing, will be a regular feature in Nursing Education Perspectives.