Guidelines and Grading Rubric
The purpose of this assignment is to
communicate your understanding of the importance of quality information in everyday nursing practice;
discuss the roles and responsibilities of a Nursing Information Expert; and
articulate how the professional nurse uses information/data in every day practice to improve outcomes.
This assignment enables the student to meet the following Course Outcomes.
CO#1: Describe patient-care technologies as appropriate to address the needs of a diverse patient population. (PO#1)
CO#4: Investigate safeguards and decision-making support tools embedded in patient care technologies and information systems to support a safe practice environment for both patients and healthcare workers.
CO#8: Discuss the value of best evidence as a driving force to institute change in delivery of nursing care. (PO#8)
This assignment is worth a total of 250 points.