The Omaha System International Conference: A Key to Practice, Documentation, and Information Management. Conference in April 2019.

The Omaha System International Conference: A Key to Practice, Documentation, and Information Management will be held April 3 – 5, 2019 in Michigan, USA. The conference offers opportunities to discuss (1) using a standardized terminology and generating powerful data in practice, education, and research settings; (2) gaining knowledge about using electronic health records across diverse settings, and (3) exchanging health information. For more information about the conference see: http://www.omahasystem.org/conferences.html.

The Omaha System is a research-based, comprehensive, standardized classification system that was first designed for community and home-based nursing care. It is in the public domain, and has been translated into Chinese, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, German, Japanese, Korean, Slovene, Spanish, Swedish, Thai and Turkish. It is suitable for ages, geographic locations, medical diagnoses, socio-economic ranges, spiritual beliefs, ethnicity, and cultural values. For more information about the Omaha System, see: http://www.omahasystem.org/overview.html.