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This blog presents my musings and reflections on the fascinating world of Nursing Informatics. Visit often to read the latest blog posts, and follow links to innovative resources, and up to date Informatics news! Thanks for visiting - June Kaminski.

Nursing Week Sale – Thank You to all Nurses!

Let us help you to celebrate Nurses’ Week and Nursing Informatics Day with our 40% off all courses Sale!! Take advantage of our sale to improve your learning or give a course as a present for your loved one, your friend, your employee, or yourself – it’s a gift that keeps on giving!!! Earn required CE credits for license renewal… Read more →

Reimagine Health

ReImagine Health: Creating space for Nursing Informatics in the Vision

The theme for this year’s HIMSS22 coming up on March 14 – 18 in Orlando, Florida and online is “ReImagine Health”.  In an interview done for Healthcare Finance, HIMSS CEO Hal Wolf explained why this theme was selected. “HIMSS looked at what has fundamentally changed,” said CEO Hal Wolf. “When we think about Reimagine Health, it’s creative, inspirational and transformational. There’s not a single part of healthcare that’s not been impacted by COVID-19. We’re still establishing new normals” (Morse, 2022, p. 1). Read more →

Save on Spring Sale!

Save Now during Our Spring Sale!

We wish to celebrate Spring by offering you up to 40% off all courses! To celebrate all of our hard-working nurses, we are now offering all of our courses for up to 40% off to celebrate new beginnings! Spring can be the perfect time to earn your required CE credits for license renewal or certification,  plus increase your knowledge and… Read more →

heory applied to informatics: The DIKW Theory

Theory applied to informatics: DIKW Theory

Theory is an important aspect of nursing informatics – one that is often neglected due to time and context. The DIKW theory, short for Data – Information – Knowledge – Wisdom has evolved over the years across a variety of disciplines and is one of the most embraced in nursing informatics and “considered by some as the canon of information science and knowledge management” (Gackowski, 2012, p. 93) and one of the most widely recognized theories in informatics (McDowell, 2021). Read more →