The paper presents results of a critical analysis of an information system (IS) for community nursing (CN) which has been developed to improve health care in Slovenia. The goal of IS is to support CN practice and to encourage research and development in the field. The developed IS will: increase work efficiency, introduce process-oriented nursing doctrine, support integrated treatment of the subjects and enable data communication. In the paper main stages of IS development are shown with detailed explanation of functional model, data model, user interface, testing phase and implementation. Critical analysis is based on SWOT techique.