Topic: Nursing informatics Research Paper

Description

Informatics Topic Research Paper Guidelines

Purpose:
The purpose of this paper is to continue the introduction of the student to emerging/converging technologies in healthcare information technology, and allow further exploration of the topic in a related healthcare setting. The student will be assigned a relevant topic during Intensives week. In this paper, they will explore the topic including:

*Background of the technology including current application/use of the technology *Relevant findings in the literature (5 references minimum, no more than 10)
*Cultural, social, ethical and/or legal implications
*Discussion of opportunities for impact in healthcare delivery (thinking in terms of
population health, precision medicine, telehealth opportunity, access to care, etc…)
*Future implications for the profession and practice of nursing and nursing
informatics

Informatics Topic Research Paper Guidelines

Purpose:
The purpose of this paper is to continue the introduction of the student to emerging/converging technologies in healthcare information technology, and allow further exploration of the topic in a related healthcare setting. The student will be assigned a relevant topic during Intensives week. In this paper, they will explore the topic including:

*Background of the technology including current application/use of the technology *Relevant findings in the literature (5 references minimum, no more than 10)
*Cultural, social, ethical and/or legal implications
*Discussion of opportunities for impact in healthcare delivery (thinking in terms of
population health, precision medicine, telehealth opportunity, access to care, etc…)
*Future implications for the profession and practice of nursing and nursing
informatics

Objectives:
Explore current topic related to information technology and healthcare.
Develop a better understanding of the technology and its current and future implications in healthcare.
Focus attention on nursing leadership in informatics roles.
Grading Criteria – Key Components Possible Points
1.  Introduction to the technology and the purpose of your paper. 15%
2.  Identification of the background and healthcare application/use and implications 25%
3.  Review of the relevant literature surrounding the issue. Select no more than 10
publications from the literature and summarize these publications related to your
issue. Describe the work that has been done to date relevant to your chosen topic 25%
4.  Discussion of opportunities for impact in healthcare delivery and opportunities
future implications for the profession and practice of nursing and nursing
informatics 25%
5.  Adherence to proper grammatical structure, syntax, and APA format. Follow APA
format carefully and present a paper that is scholarly, organized and logical with
appropriate grammar and punctuation. The body of the paper should be no greater than
10 pages including title page, and references. Use headings and subheadings following
APA Manual. 10%
Total 100%