Features: PDF OnlyHajewski Cherona MSN; Maupin, Judy M. MSN; Rapp, Deborah A. MSN; Sitterding, Mary RN, CRRN; Pappas, Jennifer MSNJournal of Nursing Care Quality: June 1998 - p 30-40 Buy Abstract Abstract: Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC) and Nursing Outcomes Classification (NOC) are recognized examples of standardized nursing languages used to describe the contribution nursing makes to patient care. Columbus Regional Hospital nursing leadership recognized the need to use standardized nursing interventions and nursing-sensitive patient outcomes to describe the unique contribution nursing makes to patient education. In collaboration with the University of Iowa. NIC/NOC languages were implemented in the development of a patient education plan for a clinical pathway population. © 1998 Aspen Publishers, Inc.