The Development of Nursing Databases
In your role as a nurse administrator/leader, you will have the opportunity to utilize established data bases as well as request the development of databases emergent from data found within the healthcare systems electronic systems. Recognizing this:
1. Identify a potential data base you can imagine emerging from data within the healthcare electronic systems within your organization and describe its potential to improve nursing practice and patient outcomes. Relate the data to quality of care and patient safety. (note: for example EBSCO that includes CINAHL, MEDLINE, etc..)
2. Conduct a web search for recognized and credible healthcare database resource r/t to patient care outcomes that may be used in a nursing leadership role. Share the web link along with a brief description of it. Describe an actual or potential use of the database identified from the search. (for example, https://joannabriggs.org/)
3. Submit a brief, one paragraph summary of a relevant and credible article that validates the significance and usefulness of data bases in the provision of healthcare and the improvement of patient outcomes. (note:provide example)
3. End your discussion with a reflection on the significance of using databases in nursing leadership.
Support your discussion with citations to at least TWO credible and current scholarly journal articles in addition to the above summarized article. APA citation please.