Identify strategies and best practices for using informatics in nursing and health care

Write 3–5 pages in which you describe a nursing informatics best practices policy for effective and safe data use in a nursing practice setting or organization.

Today’s health care professionals need to be accountable for the use of information systems that are repositories for copious amounts of protected health information (PHI).


Competency 2: Identify strategies and best practices for using informatics in nursing and health care.By successfully completing this assessment, you will demonstrate your proficiency in the following course competencies and assessment criteria:

  • Describe the best practices needed to promote and support data security.
  • Describe the ethical standards needed to promote patient confidentiality.
  • Describe regulatory requirements that promote and support positive patient outcomes related to a specific population.
  • Describe the types of behaviors and skills nurse leaders need to guide the use of information technology and research for improved patient-care outcomes.