International Conference on Nursing Informatics
ICT to Improve Quality at the Point of Care
6-8 June 2018 in Guadalajara Mexico




IMIA NI 2018 Conference Proceedings now online – click here

Nursing Informatics 2018

ICT to Improve Quality and Safety at the Point of Care

Editors: Rotegård, A.K., Skiba, D.J., Barbosa, S., Davalos Alcázar, A.G. Book Series: Volume 250 of Studies in Health Technology and Informatics


It is indisputable that information technology plays an ever-increasing role in the delivery of healthcare, and quality improvement is a crucial element in this constantly changing environment of providing nursing care with the help of advanced technology.
This book presents papers from the 14th International Congress on Nursing and Allied Health Informatics (NI 2018), held in Guadalajara, Mexico, in June 2018. The theme of the conference – Information and Communication Technology to Improve Quality & Safety at the Point of Care – stresses the increasing importance of the role played by technology in modern healthcare, and the topics featured here cover the use of information and communication technologies for nursing and all allied healthcare professionals in the form of papers, posters, panels and workshops.
The book will be of interest to all those professionals who must navigate the ever-changing world of modern healthcare delivery.





Dr. Virginia Saba received the NI 2018 award for her long lasting and great contribution in nursing informatics. CONGRATULATIONS Dr. Saba!! Well deserved!







Professor Diane Skiba and Professor Heimar Marin presented the award to Dr. Saba.






IMIA NI 2018 opening address





Dr. Amado Espinosa presenting the opening speech






Professor Sue Bakken presenting the IMIA NI 2018 Keynote, Improving  Latino health through nursing Informatics.

She was recently appointed the Chief editor for JAMIA. Congratulations Professor Bakken!!



The Welcome reception






IMIA NI 2018 Conference – June 7th, 2018 – Keynote Address – Professor Heimar de Fatima Marin









Professor Heimar de Fatima Marin, Dr. Patrick Weber and Professor Virgina Saba





IMIA NI 2018 Conference Poster Session











Online presentation at IMIA NI 2018 Conference







PhD student Erika Lozada Perezmitre from the IMIA-NI Emerging Professional group did a splendid job on translating to Spanish at various sessions. Thank you for a great job and for volunteering!








Session at IMIA NI 2018 Conference








Emerging student group’s session