Module one

Introduction to Informatics and Digital Health

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this module you will be able to

  • Define the concepts of nursing informatics, health informatics, consumer informatics, and digital health
  • Discuss the evolving role of nurses in technologically mediated care across the continuum of care
  • Identify examples of information and communication technologies (ICT), specifically those used by nurses
  • Identify some of the benefits of ICTs
  • Identify the entry-to-practice informatics competencies for registered nurses
  • Identify Canada’s professional organizations associated with informatics and digital health

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