Technology plays an important role in healthcare. Informatics and telemedicine are just two ways that technology is changing the healthcare delivery system. The nursing community has made incredible progress towards creating and expanding the use of informatics unique to the discipline. In your discussion response this week, please address the following two aspects equally: Discuss nursing informatics as a unique specialty for nursing practice regarding providing safe, effective, and quality patient care. What is the role of the nurse leader in implementing and integrating informatics into nursing practice?