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Nova Scotia Nursing Informatics Group

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Leading the way for nursing informatics in Nova Scotia


To promote the awareness of, and support for, the advancement of nursing informatics education and practice in Nova Scotia


  • Be a nursing informatics resource
  • Promote informatics education for health care professionals
  • Create networking opportunities at provincial, national and international levels.


To promote the awareness of, and support for, the advancement of Nursing informatics as a specialty field within nursing practice that focuses on optimizing data and health information in all practice roles and settings, with the goal to improve health outcomes of populations, communities, families and individuals.

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National Institute on Nursing Informatic…

Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto is proud to present: The 5th National Institute on Nursing Informatics is a unique educational opportunity for nurses interested in learning more about advances...

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5th National Summit on Data Analytics

5th National Summit on Data Analytics for­ Healthcare December 8-9, 2016 | Toronto, ON Join a national conversation on improving healthcare with analytics! Be a part of the only Canadian conference that...

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Dr. Kathryn Hannah's Lecture Series

Dr. KathrynJ.Hannah - The Nursing Informatics Journey and the Future It was a huge success with many participants in attendance! The Dr. KathrynJ.Hannah, C.M., PhD, RN guest lecturer...

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NIHI Upcoming Events 2016

Educational sessions offered by the National Institutes of Health Informatics (NIHI):    Canada’s Innovation Agenda – Feasible or FantasyOctober 6 & 13, 2016: 12:00 – 1:30 PM ET  - Online via Webex...

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Clinician Education Campaign

Advancing Clinical Practice – Knowing is Better The use of information and communication technology (ICT) in health care is gaining momentum. Health care professionals in many parts of the country...

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Frontline Informatics presents HITS

Frontline Informatics, the Canadian Nurses Association and COACH (Canada's Health Informatics Association) are pleased to present HITS (Health Informatics Training System). HITS is the premier training tool for healthcare professionals...

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