Competency 1: Describe nurses’ and the interdisciplinary team’s role
in informatics with a focus on electronic health information and
patient care technology to support decision making.
Describe the interdisciplinary team’s role in collecting and
reporting quality indicator data to enhance patient safety, patient care
outcomes, and organizational performance reports.
Competency 3: Evaluate the impact of patient care technologies on desired outcomes.
Explain how a health care organization uses nursing-sensitive
quality indicators to enhance patient safety, patient care outcomes, and
organizational performance reports.
Competency 4: Recommend the use of a technology to enhance quality and safety standards for patients.
Justify how a nursing-sensitive quality indicator establishes
evidence-based practice guidelines for nurses to follow when using
patient care technologies to enhance patient safety, satisfaction, and
Competency 5: Apply professional, scholarly communication to facilitate use of health information and patient care technologies.
Deliver a professional and effective audio tutorial on a
selected quality indicator that engages new nurses and motivates them to
accurately report quality data in a timely fashion.