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      • Electronic Clinical Tracking Systems in Nursing Education

        Published Feb 22 2017, 05:10 AM by Unknown
        • Electronic Health Records
        • APRN
        • ECTS
        • Electronic clinical tracking systems

        Recently, ECTSs have been gaining increased prominence in academic nursing settings.  What does this refer to? Electronic clinical tracking systems (ECTSs) are an educational technology used to track students’ clinical information for review and analyses...

      • Virtual Simulation and Electronic Medical Records: Can We Work Smarter, Not Harder? Lessons Learned

        Published Feb 15 2017, 05:08 AM by Unknown
        • Electronic Health Records
        • Simulation
        • virtual simulations
        • EHR
        • Informatics
        • Lippincott DocuCare
        • vSim for Nursing

        The IOM has challenged health care to examine systems and human factors that impact the safety and well-being of our patients. Informatics is one way nurses and caregivers can work together more effectively to bridge gaps in communication and achieve...

      • EHRs Are Making Nurse Educators ‘Technostressed’

        Published Nov 08 2016, 01:40 PM by LIPPINCOTT NURSING EDUCATION
        • Electronic Health Records
        • EHR
        • Technology

        The widespread adoption of electronic health record (EHR) technology over the last half-decade has affected more than the practicing nurses and other healthcare providers who use EHRs in daily practice. The national initiative to move from paper to pixels...

      • EHRs and Nursing: Keep Up or Be Left Behind

        Published Jun 03 2016, 06:01 PM by LIPPINCOTT NURSING EDUCATION
        • Electronic Health Records
        • EHR
        • Nursing Process

        Electronic health records (EHR) are the key component of healthcare information systems. By now, thanks to the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act(HITECH) and Meaningful Use requirements, most hospitals have adopted EHRs...