A message from our president Marie George RN, MSN: 

Take the time to nominate a NENIC member for the Rita D. Zielstorff Nursing Informatics Leadership Award. Nominations are open until February 20, 2015. Review the criteria and read about the 2014 recipient here.

NENIC is pleased to announce two upcoming events:

February 10, 2015 (5:30-7:00) NENIC and Boston Children’s Hospital are proud to jointly offer this exciting educational opportunity: The New NI Scope and Standards of Practice with guest speaker Cheryl D. Parker, PhD, RN-BC, FHIMSS (ANA Scope and Standards Revision Workgroup member; Chief Nursing Informatics Officer, PatientSafe Solutions, Inc.). To register, click here.

April 30, 2015 (7:30-4:00) 13th Annual Symposium: Trends in Clinical Informatics Symposium. The symposium will address Applied Informatics: Supporting Patient Care, Innovation and Transformation. Share your informatics work with others at the Symposium. The 2015 application form for poster abstracts is available now!

Fall Education and Networking Program on October 9, 2014: Boston Medical Center: An EPIC Big Bang is now available. The entire video recorded presentation is available in the "Members Only" section.

Marie George RN, MSN and the NENIC Board and Planning Committee

NENIC Membership Spotlight

Congratulations to Sharon Bouyer-Ferullo DNP, RN, MHA, CNOR, Patricia Dykes DNSc, RN, FAAN, FACMI (AMIA), Theresa Jasset RN, MSM, CNOR, and Mary Kennedy RN, MS for their contributions to the recent TIGER Leadership Collaborative Report.

Mark Sugrue, one of NENIC’s national representatives, Chair of the HIMSS Nursing Informatics Committee, and new CNIO of Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, has authored the article Technology, Transformation, and the Nursing Workforce in the November 2013 issue of American Nurse Today.

Please view award presentations: Rita D. Zielstorff Nursing Informatics Leadership Award to Patricia Dykes DNSc, RN, FAAN, FACMI (AMIA), and Distinguished Leader Awards to Theresa Jasset RN, MSM, CNOR and to Sandra McPherson DNP, RN-BC, CPHIMS.

If you have news about NENIC members, please let us know membership@nenic.org.


Trends in Clinical Informatics: A Nursing Perspective ENCORE CE!

NENIC is now offering Encore CE presentations based on previous Trends in Clinical Informatics Symposiums:

  • If you have ever wondered about the relationship between informatics standards, care documentation, quality reporting, and evidence-based nursing practice or what the components of a knowledge model for Nursing Informatics might be, then register for E.H.R’s, Interoperability and Quality Reporting by Judith Warren PhD, RN, BC, FAAN, FACMI. 
  • Would you like to see a review of current nursing informatics research and how the results can be applied to practice? Sign up for the What’s New In Nursing Informatics Research (2012-2013) by Patricia Dykes, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI.
  • Learn about fascinating mobile health research in Central America in mHealth for Vulnerable Populations by Patricia Abbott, PhD, RN, FAAN.