Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2022 Communicating Data, Information, and Knowledge in the Nursing HandoffCIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing.  40:21-27. 2022
2021 Examining the meaning of the language used to communicate the nursing hand-offResearch in Nursing and Health.  44:833-843. 2021
2021 Testing the Use of Natural Language Processing Software and Content Analysis to Analyze Nursing Hand-off Text DataCIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing.  39:411-417. 2021
2018 Exploring the State of the Science of the Nursing Hand-off CommunicationCIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing.  36:484-493. 2018
2018 Nursing Informatics Year in Review 2017Nursing Administration Quarterly.  42:180-185. 2018

Research Overview

  • My area of research interest is in informatics includes the following areas: How nurses communicate data, information, and knowledge at the change of shift hand-off; How patient information is presented – the linguistics or language used to communicate the hand-off message; The impact of human-computer interaction and human factors on the nurses' cognitive workload and cognitive overload. The goal of improving communication and the ability to provide nurses with accessible readable real-time patient data to improve patient outcomes.
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing Science, University of Arizona 2019
  • Master of Nursing in Registered Nursing / Registered Nurse, Clarkson College 2009
  • Bachelor of Nursing in Registered Nursing / Registered Nurse, University of Nebraska Medical Center 2001
  • Full Name

  • Benjamin Galatzan