, Volume 12, Issue 1, pp 64-70

First online:

The nursing information systems: Collaborative design of healthcare information systems

  • Frank EmspakAffiliated withSchool for Workers Continuing Education Extension, University of Wisconsin Email author 
  • , Sharon TrimbornAffiliated withCenter for Clinical Sciences, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics Authority

Rent the article at a discount

Rent now

* Final gross prices may vary according to local VAT.

Get Access


This paper will describe a participatory design process by which individuals from many levels of hierarchy and diverse technical background envisioned and then determined the design criteria for the software system to support the delivery of high quality nursing services.


Human centered design Participatory design User interfaces