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    Informatics Nurses Impact Health IT

    According to the 2015 HIMSS Impact of Informatics survey, informatics nurses are positively affecting the health IT landscape. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

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    Apps For Nurses Offered By Apple, IBM

    Four new apps geared towards nurses have been launched through a partnership between Apple and IBM. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  • Women Missing From Healthcare’s Top Positions
    Women Missing From Healthcare’s Top Positions

    A Rock Health survey found that, although women make up a majority of decision makers and most of the workforce in healthcare, few serve as CIOs, executives, and board members. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

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