Nursing Administration: A Growing Role in Systems Development

  • Mary Etta Mills
Part of the Health Informatics Series book series (HI)


Healthcare systems are dependent on high-quality information collection, integration, and accessibility of data for clinical and administrative decision making. Information systems must provide data able to be used to evaluate and predict utilization of human and material resources, determine effectiveness of care through patient outcomes, develop budget projections, support the analysis of comparative health services, and project trends on which plans of action can be formulated.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mary Etta Mills
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  1. 1.Maryland School of NursingBaltimoreUSA

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