Jacqueline de Leeuw wants to advance the nursing profession and patient care. To do so, she has studied diligently and obtained a PhD during her nursing career. This was also when she discovered the benefits that IT can provide care-giving. De Leeuw was so successful in exploring this often disregarded topic, that her employer bestowed the newly created role of a Chief Nursing Information Officer (CNIO) upon her.

Dr Jacqueline de Leeuw’s demeanour reflects an enthusiasm and optimism, which is associated with those that enjoy their job. She describes herself as “hungry for knowledge” and eager to “take my profession forward.”

View in full - Transforming Nursing Through IT

Related News


HIMSS award CUH Stage 6 status of the international Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model

Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires achieves HIMSS Analytics EMRAM Stage 7

Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires (Argentina) has been successfully validated at Stage 7 of the international HIMSS Analytics EMRAM standards

'Patient-to-patient support can make all the difference'

WarOnCancer CEO and co-founder, Fabian Bolin, tells HIMSS TV why patients must share experiences to transform patient care and boost mental health