23 - 24 July, 2019 | Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, VIC

Vanessa Reid

Northern Health

11:00 AM The Emerging Role of the Chief Nursing Information Officer

This presentation will delve into the emerging prominence of Chief Nursing Information Officers (CNIOs) in today’s healthcare IT environment. In this session, Janette will:

  • Discuss why the CNIO role is pivotal for health services embarking or sustaining a digital ecosystem
  • Define the difference between the CNIO role and other nursing informatics positions and the skill sets necessary for the CNIO role
  • Discuss how to build and justify a business case for overcoming the lack of senior management support on the need for the CNIO role
  • Explore the CNIO role in response to EMR and other technologies that can enhance productivity and patient care

12:00 PM EXPERT PANEL DISCUSSION: How to Leverage the Full Potential of Nursing Informatics

This panel will explore how to use nursing informatics more effectively to improve stakeholder communication for more transparent and efficient patient flow and improved patient care. Discussion points will include:

  • Resources required to aggregate robust data and translate into meaningful interpretations
  • Identifying data that is fit for purpose for frontline clinicians to mitigate clinical patient risk
  • The need for nurses to become data astute and closing the skills gap with focused and continuous training
  • Achieving transparent patient flow information, accurate scheduling and patient transfer in real time across your healthcare facility
  • Ability for demand management through predictive analytics capability
  • Requirements enabling benchmarking from EMR’s for measuring quality of nursing care outcomes

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Vanessa.

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