Registed Nurses' Association of Ontario

Clinical Practice in a Digital Health Environment

Type of Guideline: 
Healthy Work Environments
Publication date: 
In Progress
About this Guideline:

The purpose of this BPG is to include evidence-based recommendations for nurses, organizations and health systems to foster nurses’ ability to maintain, advance and strengthen professional practice in the context of a digital health environment. Broadly, this guideline will cover: (1) the skills and competencies required by front-line clinical nurses to ensure safe, quality, person-centred and compassionate clinical care through therapeutic relationships in a digital health environment; (2) the skills and competencies of nurses to engage in the design, development and evaluation of the digital health environment; and (3) the skills and competencies of nurse leaders in all domains (clinical practice, administration, education, policy and research) to support the interface between nursing clinical practice and technology.

BPG Status

Topic Selection Panel of Experts Systematic Review Recommendation Development Stakeholder Review Complete
In Progress