The Nursing Function in Designing Health Care Information Systems

  • Karen D. Lafferty
  • S. Denni Sheffield
Part of the Computers in Health Care book series (HI)


In recent articles and seminars on the subject of nursing automation, there is a recurring theme: “We in nursing should no longer ask if we should automate, but when.” The intent of this popular phrase is to inspire nursing activism in the age of automation.


Hospital Information System Hospital Information System Screen Design Nursing Process Care Planning Process 
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  • Karen D. Lafferty
  • S. Denni Sheffield

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