A bachelor's degree in nursing (BSN) is the minimum requirement to become nursing informatics, while advanced degree such as the master of nursing (MSN) and doctorate of nursing practice (DNP) are vital for leadership roles. A certification in nursing informatics can be obtained from an independent organization, such as the American Nursing Credentialing Center and the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, Inc.
2. CAHIMS and CPHIMS
The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) offers the following two certifications for the health information experts, including nurses.
For details about the certifications, please check HIMSS certification webpage.
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The American Medical Informatics Association) (AMIA ) is a professional scientific association dedicated to the development and application of biomedical and health informatics in the support of patient care, teaching, research, and health care administration.
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