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Access to Quality Health Care
Swan, B. A., Lang, N. M., & McGinley, A. M. (2004, November-December). Access to Quality Health Care: Links between Evidence, Nursing Language and Informatics [Electronic version] Nursing Economics, 22(6), 325-331.
Are you Twittering, getting friends on Facebook, and YouTube?
AHC Media LLC. (2009, November). Are you Twittering, getting friends on Facebook, and YouTube? Same-Day Surgery, 33 (11), pp. 105-108. (There is also an option to listen to a streaming broadcast of this article or download it to an MP3 player.)
HIMSS Nursing Informatics Awareness Task Force (2007)
HIMSS Nursing Informatics Awareness Task Force (2007, March). Emerging Giant Nursing Informatics [Electronic Version]. Nursing Management, 38(3), 38-42.
Informatics: Electronic Records: A Boon or Privacy Nightmare?
Thede, L. (2010, March). Informatics: Electronic Records: A Boon or Privacy Nightmare?. Online Journal of Issues in Nursing, 15(2).
Informatics: The Future of Nursing
Ericksen, A. (2009, July) Informatics: The future of nursing. RN, 72 (7), 34-7.
Newest Vital Sign
“Newest Vital Sign”, a brief test for assessing health literacy. Available at http://www.healthliteracy.com/article.asp?PageID=6766
Patient Education Materials From the Layperson's Perspective: The Importance of Readability.
Blanck, A., & Marshall, C. (2011). Patient education materials from the layperson's perspective: The importance of readability. Journal for Nurses in Staff Development, 27(2), E8-E11. doi: 10.1097/NND.0b013e31820eeff6
Standardized Nursing Language
Rutherford, M. (2008). Standardized Nursing Language: What does it Mean for Nursing Practice? Online Journal of Issues in Nursing, 13 (1).
Using Text Messaging to Improve Medication Adherence
“In Other Words: Using Text Messaging to Improve Medication Adherence” by Helen Osborne. Available at: http://www.healthliteracy.com/article.asp?PageID=7987
What is "Meaningful Use" When it Comes to Electronic Health Records?
Reimer, J. (2011). What is "meaningful use" when it comes to electronic health records?. Journal for Nurses in Staff Development, 27(3), 157-158. doi: 10.1097/NND.0b013e318218092c