Infographic: Nursing needs an IT upgrade

By Mike Miliard
03:58 PM

As they work on the front lines of healthcare, nurses are among the biggest users of information technology. Still, too many are still using suboptimal tools.

As we've shown here before, RNs can be critical to ensuring electronic health records are used better.

But another recent article shows that their frustration with EHRs has never been higher, with many complaining of unwieldy workflows, poor communication and lack of input on hospitals' implementation decisions.

This infographic created by the Adventist University of Health Sciences, explores the impact, good and bad, on the nursing profession.

Click image to enlarge.