Technology Innovations, Data, & Privacy for NP Preceptorships (Week #11)

Data or Garbage One great benefit touted with computerization of records, be they patient records, licensing forms, or college admission databases, is the ability to “data mine” or gather large amounts of complex data while maintaining anonymity of that data. This data can be used in a myriad of ways, with some examples being: 1)…

Private Sector Innovations to Fund NP Clinical Education (Week #9)

Private Innovation with Public Funds The public sector (i.e. government) discussed in the last post may be big and powerful in its control of funding and regulations of healthcare, the private sector is afforded flexibility and sometimes financial resources to create solutions to meet the needs of patients and providers alike. The Graduate Nurse Education…