Write 600 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas.
You are an informatics nurse employed as a clinical applications coordinator in nursing, and in charge of developing an education plan for the nurses who administer medications in a 200-bed acute care facility that you work for. Implementation of the electronic medication administration will be expanded to include the intensive care areas, the emergency department, and the post anesthesia care unit. Cite at least 2 peer-reviewed references published within the past 5 years.
1. Which employees do you need to plan education for with this change, and why would they be affected?
2. With whom will you collaborate to determine the super users for this implementation? Why?
3. How will the training be implemented for this project? What is the rationale for your decision?
4. Will the training be done on computer based modules or hands on learning in a classroom setting?
5. Explain the rationale for your choice.