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    Information Technology for Practice Settings

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    Discuss ways the professional nurse can use information technology to disseminate knowledge in the practice setting.

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    Information technology can be used by nurses in the practice setting in many different ways. One way is to keep themselves educated and by taking advantage of online continuing education. Another way information technology can help nurses in the practice setting is by helping them to become more efficient in their jobs. Technology can possibly decrease waste and inefficiency in workflow, enabling nurses to provide a more quality care for patients as well as more reliable and safer care (1). By implementing information technology in the ...

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    This solution discusses how a professional nurse can use IT to disseminate knowledge in the work setting. Some of the ways nurses use IT discussed in this solution include self-education, increasing job efficiency, and faster completion of paperwork. The explanation is given in 306 words with multiple references.