3 semester credit hours
Lecture contact hours: 2; Lab contact hours: 3
Prerequisite: Consent of instructor
Enrollment only open to DNP students
This course will explore the history of healthcare SDOs, examining their membership and focus domain. Students will examine the role of the major SDOs and their impact on the structure and function of global healthcare delivery. The relationship between US and International Standards Organizations will be reviewed. Furthermore, the course will explore emerging standards. Additionally, students will have the opportunity to compare and contrast nursing terminologies and classification systems relevant to the Electronic Health Record (EHR). Students will create a nursing standard for implementation in an electronic health record (EHR) and propose a method to evaluate the standard post implementation.
Upon completing this course, students will: