The Journal of Informatics Nursing (JIN), the official publication of the American Nursing Informatics Association (ANIA), has been selected as a recipient of the 2017 APEX Award (Awards for Publication Excellence). More than 300 journals were considered for awards (with close to 1,400 entries in all), and JIN was acknowledged in the "Best New Magazines, Journals, & Tabloids" category. The APEX Awards of Excellence, sponsored by Writing that Works: The Business Communications Report, been given for 29 years to professional communicators demonstrating excellence in graphic design, editorial content, and success in achieving overall communications effectiveness.
The journal, which premiered in September 2016, is published for ANIA members and subscribers four times a year. Tom Greene, Executive Director of ANIA, thanks Editor Elizabeth Elkind, Graphic Designer Bob Taylor, Managing Editor Katie R. Rayburn, and Art Director Jack Bryant for their part in developing, designing, and editing this exceptional digital journal.
"These individuals were fundamental in the creation of the Journal of Informatics Nursing," Greene said. "Our publishing staff ensures ANIA stays at the forefront of the industry. This was truly a team effort, and it is a great accomplishment for ANIA."