The Inclusion of Leader Nurses in the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and the development of a new health information technology system
PLS SEE ALL UPLOADED ARTICLES AND DISCUSSION DETAILED INSTRUCTION DOCS Introduction Nurse have an important role in the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC). With a focus on patient care and outcomes, nurses may not always see themselves as contributors to the development of new systems. However, as you may have observed in your own experience, exclusion of nurse contributions when implementing systems can have dire consequences. In this Discussion, consider the role that nurses might play in systems development and the ramifications of not being an active participant in systems development. Review the steps of the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) as presented in the Required Media from YouTube Louis, I. (2011, August 17). Systems development life cycle (SDLC) [Video file]. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xtpyjPrpyX8 and the attached uploaded research articles and any other relevant peered-reviewed resources of your choice and write a 2 page discussion APA style on the following 1. Reflect on your own healthcare organization (a large nursing home facility) and consider any steps your healthcare organization goes through when purchasing and implementing a new health information technology system (ie A Mobile Phone App for Bedside Nursing Care). 2. Examples of Potential Issues at Each Stage of SDLC and How Incorporation of Nurses May Assist In Addressing the Various Issues 3. Consider what a nurse might contribute to decisions made at each stage of the SDLC when planning for new health information technology (ie A Mobile Phone App for Bedside Nursing Care). 4. Provide specific examples of potential issues at each stage of the SDLC and explain how the inclusion of nurses may help address these issues 5. A description of what you believe to be the Consequences of a healthcare organization of not Involving Nurses in Every SDLC Stage Especially When purchasing and implementing a new information technology (IT) System. 6. Then, explain whether you had any input in the Selection, Design, planning and Application of new health information technology systems (such as A Mobile Phone App for Bedside Nursing Care) in your nursing practice or healthcare organization and explain potential impacts of being included or not in the decision-making process. Be specific and provide examples.