22 Dec Competency 1: Describe the importance of effective
Competency 1: Describe the importance of effective scholarship and evidence-based information to advance the profession of nursing. Describe how an information system used in nursing contributes to evidence-based nursing practices. Competency 2: Identify strategies and best practices for using informatics in nursing and health care. Describe how a nurse researcher uses information technology to define patient safety within the context of outcomes. Competency 3: Explain the use of information management tools and technologies to monitor and improve health care delivery and patient outcomes. Describe how nurse leaders and nurse informaticists use technology and evidence-based practice to contribute to improved patient outcomes. Competency 4: Communicate in a manner that is consistent with the expectations of a nursing professional. Write coherently to support a central idea in appropriate format with correct grammar, usage, and mechanics.