Inclusion of Interprofessional Terminology Standards in Electronic Health Records

Effective Date: June 28, 2018
Adopted by: ANIA Board of Directors

Purpose

The purpose of this position statement is to affirm the American Nursing Informatics Association’s (ANIA) support for development and use of terminology standards for nursing and interprofessional electronic health record (EHR) documentation, in order to support data-driven practice and to enable interoperability, patient-centered outcomes measurement, and the generation of nursing knowledge and wisdom across the continuum of health and health care.

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