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Informatics

Informatics

Informatics is a term which is used when collecting, analysing and sharing information.

As highlighted by Skills for Care you can say you work with informatics if you:

  • provide information or guidance to citizens, families or the public
  • collect figures/statistics and analyse data
  • provide reports based on analysis of data or information
  • support the completion of National Minimum Data Set for Social Care (NMDS-SC)
  • provide information to managers or colleagues based on some form of analysis.

For more information about Informatics please visit Skills for Care

If you require support in completing your NMDS-SC please click here or contact the Shropshire Partners in Care/The Care Workforce Development Partnership office.