Atabases: Creating Information From Data

REQUIRED/RECOMMENDED TEXT: Handbook Informatics and Nursing: Opportunities and Challenges, Fourth Edition by Jeanne Sewell; Linda Thede.

Topic: Databases: Creating Information from Data

1. Describe a database.
2. Use Boolean tools in searching a database.
3. Explain the role of databases in improving patient care.
4. Describe methods of discovering knowledge in both relational and large databases.
5. Differentiate methods of viewing data in a database.
6. List some steps in creating a database.
Readings:
Sewel & Thede-Chapter: 5 9
Assignment #2 (12%) Due: 9/14/13. Select one of the objectives for Chapters 5, 6, 7, 8 & 9, no conflicting assignment is allowed. This assignment should be 10 pages double spaced with at least 5 references in APA format, references from text or online without complete components is not accepted (Use APA, 6th Edition). Try and relate to some of your own experiences at work or in the clinical setting. You MUST check for plagiarism before submitting your completed paper via BB safe assignment port.
GRADING CRITERIA
Your grade will be based on the below rubric. I will be strictly adhering to the below criteria for all Module assignments.
Module Assignments Grading Criteria:
GENERAL FORMAT (Title page, APA style, Organization, pagination, Font size -12 is recommended with Times New Roman & Double Spacing): 10
INTRODUCTION (Articulation with direction on what you are writing on): 20
BODY CONTENT (Articulation, grammar and Spelling Check): 40
SUMMARY & CONCLUSION: 20
REFERENCES (APA Format): 10