Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 7:30 AM PDT
Friday, September 8, 2017 at 4:00 PM PDT

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EvergreenHealth Medical Center 
12040 NE 128th St
Kirkland, WA 98034

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HIMSS Washington Chapter 
HIMSS Washington Chapter 

 Nursing Informatics Boot Camp

Sponsored by the Washington Chapter of HIMSS

Education Tailored to Your Needs

Thursday September 7- September 8, 2017

Please join us for an intensive two-day course focusing on current informatics trends and issues in health. This course will be held in Kirkland, WA and includes content for nurses interested in becoming Certified Informatics Nurses. Other clinical professionals working in informatics may wish to take the course to become exposed to the course topics.

Presented by:

Susan K. Newbold, PhD RN-BC FAAN FHIMSS

Dana M. Womack, MS, RN

Course Description:

Participants will earn 14 contact hours of continuing education units [CEUs] for attending this event. Please note that you must attend at 50% of the course times and submit the evaluation to receive 7 contact hours. The planning committee and speakers for this activity have no financial disclosures to provide.

Axxess Consult Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation.

This program is approved for up to 14.5 continuing education units [CEUs] for use in fulfilling the continuing education requirements of the Certified Professional in Healthcare Information & Management Systems (CPHIMS) and the Certified Associate in Healthcare Information & Management Systems (CAHIMS)

Conference Topics:

This course goes beyond the ANCC outline to discuss current trends and issues. Topics from the ANCC outline will be presented:

I. Foundations of Practice

II. System Design Life Cycle

III. Data Management and Health Care Technology

Presenters: Susan K. Newbold, PhD RN-BC FAAN FHIMSS and Dana M Womack, MS, RN (click on name for faculty biography)

Course Objectives:

1. Discuss the scope and standards of nursing informatics practice

2. Describe professional practice, trends and issues within the informatics nurse role

3. Explore management and leadership issues affecting informatics in healthcare settings

4. Identify key concepts in informatics, information technology, information management, knowledge generation and data security

5. Consider human factors in relation to information technology systems

6. Describe models and theories associated with informatics

7. Delineate steps of the system life cycle as it applies to information technology in the health setting


Early Bird rate through August 18: $545.

Regular rate August 19, through Aug 29: $595.

Discounts available for groups of 5 or more.

Registration fee includes: continental breakfast, refreshments and catered lunch.

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