Nursing Informatics Overview

  • Eleanor Callahan Hunt
  • Sara Breckenridge Sproat
  • Rebecca Rutherford Kitzmiller
Part of the Health Informatics Series book series (HI)


Today, the core of informatics is the bridging of the clinical and information system worlds. The terms “clinical informatics” and “healthcare informatics” are becoming more frequently used in health care, as these terms are indicative of the multidisciplinary nature of managing information and implementing information systems within health care.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eleanor Callahan Hunt
    • 1
  • Sara Breckenridge Sproat
    • 2
  • Rebecca Rutherford Kitzmiller
    • 3
  1. 1.Informatics ConsultantRaleighUSA
  2. 2.67th Combat Support Hospital, UnitWuerzburgGermany
  3. 3.Duke University Health SystemDurhamUSA

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