Learn about the innovative ways nurses are utilizing technology at Atrium Health to respond to the pandemic.
1. Year of the Nurse
In honor of Florence Nightingale’s 200th birthday in 2020, there is an international focus from the WHO, the ANA and ANIA to focus on the profession of the nurse this year.
Florence Nightingale was a natural innovator; she tracked infection rates and correlated them to the spread of disease.
In the spirit of the Year of the Nurse, we will hear from Becky Fox, MSN, RN-BC, CNIO from Atrium Health, who will share how nurses and clinical informaticians are the perfect innovators during a pandemic and what opportunities lie ahead.
2. Nurses as Modern-Day “MacGyvers”
3. Clinical Informatics at Atrium Health
Review of Clinical Informatics role
Describe structure, alignment and collaboration with other support teams
Key initiative success with workflow experts
4. Examples of Nursing Innovation During COVID
Thinking outside of the box to use technology in different way
Listening/learning from others
Shortening the pilot phase from weeks to days, and days to hours
ICU Connection Nurse Program:
ICU goal for connections with family on daily basis
Leveraging existing technology and getting creative
How the program works
Measuring success in a pandemic
Next steps / expansion
5. Preparation for What’s Ahead – Clinical Innovation Must Lead the Way