Transition Of Electronic Documentation In The Nursing Profession

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Stephanie, until this class I have never thought about informatics and its importance in nursing. Documentation is an important element of health care information and nurses use informatics mainly for documentation. Information system allow the nurses to utilize the system in a better way to expand their knowledge of quality of care. Nurses bring a personal history in their practice which develop the way their nursing care is performed. Before the digital age, nurses use to utilize paper forms for patient documentation. Transition of documentation to electronic became a significant factor on the nursing profession. The flowsheets in the electronic documentation enable to assemble the information regarding patient’s needs, improve patient information
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