(Solution) NR361 Week 3 Discussion: Standardized Terminology and Language in Informatics

Discussion Question

Standardized Terminology and Language in Informatics is an important part of healthcare. Nurses and healthcare workers need to understand and be able to communicate clearly.

Please select one of the following options and discuss your understanding of the role in healthcare and its potential impact on your practice.

  • Usability
  • Integration
  • Interface
  • Interoperability
  • Meaningful Use
  • Reimbursement from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) payment


Standardized Terminology and Language in Informatics

For this discussion, I have selected “Meaningful Use” as an important part of informatics in a healthcare context. This phrase means valuable applications of EHRs (Electronic Health Records) in terms of raising the efficiency of healthcare processes, lowing the costs of care and improving patient outcomes (Masuda et al., 2019). The conditions of meaningful use also determine the acceptability of a proposed change and recommendations for comprehensive adaption of EHRs came from an assessment of the comparative benefits in meaningful use.

The CDC identifies five pillars/foundations of meaningful use of EHRs in healthcare. These are to (1) improve quality of care, safety, efficiency and at the same time lower disparities…..please click the icon below to purchase full solution at $5