About the Author:

Mary Clarke, MA, RN clarke@genesishealth.com

Mary Clarke has a Masters of Arts degree from the University of Iowa. She has held various positions at Genesis Medical Center, Davenport, Iowa with a clinical background in critical care. Since 1994 Mary has served as the Informatics Nurse Specialist. She has presented extensively on Nursing Standardized Languages and serves as a team member on the large research teams: Nursing Diagnosis Extension Classification (NDEC), Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC) and Nursing Outcomes Classification (NOC) at the University of Iowa. She has coordinated the implementation of Nursing Standardized Languages both in a manual and computer system at Genesis Medical Center.