The Study of Nursing Informatics
Article first published online: 2 OCT 2007
Image: the Journal of Nursing Scholarship
Volume 21, Issue 4, pages 227–231, December 1989
How to Cite
Graves, J. R. and Corcoran, S. (1989), The Study of Nursing Informatics. Image: the Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 21: 227–231. doi: 10.1111/j.1547-5069.1989.tb00148.x
- Issue published online: 2 OCT 2007
- Article first published online: 2 OCT 2007
- Accepted for publication July 17, 1989.
A framework for organizing the study of nursing informatics is presented. The management and processing of nursing data, information science and nursing science is proposed as an area for study. The premises for such study and the key concepts and relationships are discussed. Nursing informatics would support the practice of nursing and delivery of nursing care.