Nurses for Microsoft in Health

Nurse involvement in technology decision making is vital to healthcare quality and efficiency. Microsoft in Health provides insight for nurses on healthcare devices, services, technologies and experiences.

Nurse hero

Would Florence Nightingale use Social Media?

Nurses can and should leverage social media to improve health and healthcare
Rob Fraser , Registered Nurse, Author, and Digital Tool Strategist.

A platform for nurses’ voices to be heard

Introducing an ongoing forum for nurses to trade tips and best practices on what’s helping them improve workflow and patient care.
Neil Jordan , General Manager of Health Worldwide for Microsoft

Electronic Medical Records: In Desperate Need of Automation

EMR’s are in desperate need of automation to appreciate the many patient safety and workflow efficiency benefits.
Chad Hiner RN, MS , Director, Healthcare Industry Solutions, nVog, Inc.

A need for technology with nurses in mind

Health professionals enter their career for people. Technology should make us better, not get in the way.
Cheryl Mollin , Registered Nurse (Retired)

If Documentation is a reflection of our care - Does it show that nurses make a difference?

In designing our systems, what is valued most – what nurses do or what nurses think? In this era of shortened stays, emphasis on patient engagement and self-care, outcome driven nursing documentation is critical.
Deborah Ariosto, PhD, RN , Director, Patient Care Informatics & CNIO, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Nurses at the forefront of transforming care through data and technology

Recap of activities of the American Nurses Association and Office of National Coordinator for Health IT meeting and how nurses are the epicenter of the healthcare transformation.
Molly K. McCarthy RN, MBA , Chief Nursing Strategist, Microsoft

Nurses and Health IT: Two Roads Converge

Today, Microsoft will participate in ONC and ANA “At the Crossroads of Patient Care: Health IT for Nurses and Advanced Practice Nurses”.
Molly K. McCarthy RN, MBA , Chief Nursing Strategist, Microsoft

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Health Apps for Nurses

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Getting Involved- Be a Nurses Blog Contributor

Microsoft in Health is always looking for new and unique perspectives on IT in health. Nurses are encouraged to share their experiences with technology, including personal stories, valuable apps and other helpful IT solutions impacting nursing in your region.

Improving Efficiency in Health

See how healthcare providers are realizing efficiency gains through technology that liberates data, improves collaboration, and provides a connected approach to patient care.

Enhancing Care Team Collaboration

​Discover how mobility can improve care collaboration and performance in health.

Embracing Cloud Computing in Health

Find examples of how cloud computing has been used and adopted in health across Europe and the United States.