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What are some tips on getting into an informatics role as a BSN? I want to work with data and analytics, but don't want more student debt.


June 20th, 2022

If you want to look specifically for something in data and analytics as a BSN, you might also try jobs for nurses in Quality/Performance Improvement or whatever your hospitals might title that department. I started doing that while I was finishing my MSN in Informatics and it did a lot more with data than my current role.

January 25th, 2023

My suggestion is to work in a hospital that uses an Electronic Health Record. Become familiar, in detail, with how to build the different aspects of the EHR. Then look to the vendor of that EHR for possible sales positions. That was the route I took.

June 19th, 2022

Start by talking to the CIO of your hospital as nursing insight into process and procedures put the nurse informatics in a respective of those that will be at the bedside. I went to Chamberlain and obtained my masters it opened the door to possibilities for my career and nursing