Being a Universal Translator: The Tasks of a Nurse Informaticist with Amora Upton, Nurse Informaticist at The Department of Veteran Affairs
If they keep closing doors, go around them.
In this episode of the Future of Global Informatics, TJ Southern is happy to be joined by Amora Upton, an army veteran and nurse informaticist at the Department of Veteran Affairs. As an experienced professional, Amora shares her career trajectory from learning computer programs and informatics in the army to working on artificial intelligence policy issues. She talks about challenges and shortcomings she has experienced in her career, like inadequate software, the lack of more nurses on decision-making tables, level standardization, and hierarchies in nursing informatics. Amora also discusses the diversity of job opportunities for nurse informaticists and encourages newcomer professionals to have an open mind.
Tune in to listen to learn from Amora Upton’s experience and advice nurse informaticists!
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