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Weekend Immersion in Nursing Informatics
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WINI approved for 18.0 contact hours! 

WINI, (Weekend Immersion in Nursing Informatics) is a nursing informatics continuing education course that travels around the country to provide affordable, in-depth nursing informatics education.  Approved by the Maryland Nurses Association, an approved provider of nursing continuing education, WINI focuses on basic competencies in nursing informatics.  WINI and Informatics Insights are developed and presented by managing members, Carol  J. Bickford, PhD, RN-BC, CPHIMS, and Kathleen Smith, MScEd, RN-BC, FHIMSS.   Both members are board certified in Nursing Informatics by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). 

WINI provides an opportunity to have guided discussion and education in a variety of informatics topics including the systems life cycle, theories used in nursing informatics and professional practice trends and issues.
The WINI Faculty received the Information Technology Award for Knowledge Advancement from Sigma Theta Tau, the International honor society in nursing in 2001.  In November 2003, the WINI Faculty received the Outstanding Nurse Educator award from the Maryland Nurses Association for their work presenting WINI throughout the US and in Canada.
Join us at an upcoming WINI


Host, Location



July 15-16, 2014

Hosted by:

University of Maryland School of Nursing

WINI Preconference Tutorial for SINI

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SINI July 16-18, 2014

Director of Professional Education
University of Maryland School of Nursing
655 W. Lombard Street, Suite 311H
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone: 410-706-7630
Fax: 410-706-5560


For information about Nursing Informatics Certification, application process, and requirements for certification please visit the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC.)  Web site: ANCC

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Call: Kathleen at (352) 610-9276

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