The Vital Role of Nursing Informaticists in Advanced Clinical System Design and Adoption

Nurse Informaticists bring valuable insights to the process of clinical systems design, implementation, and outcome measures.

In this session, learn about the unique skillset offered by nurses in informatics.  The presentation will explore the vital roles they play during system implementation as well as ongoing maintenance and optimization to ensure new clinical workflows are efficiently designed to support effective data collection and maximum time to care.

Sonia Pagliaroli is Chief Nursing Officer at Cerner Canada.

Ms. Pagliaroli is a registered nurse and clinical informatics professional with frontline clinical experience and over 20 years of management and leadership expertise in healthcare.

Ms. Pagliaroli has led the implementation of computerized provider order entry (CPOE), closed loop barcode medication administration and electronic medication reconciliation in the acute care setting which garnered HIMSS Stage 6 and the HIMSS Davies Award.

Ms. Pagliaroli is the Director of Membership for the Canadian Nursing Informatics Association and is a graduate of the Masters of Science in Health Informatics program from the University of Victoria in British Columbia.