Medical Staff, Hospital

Driving physician adoption of mHeath solutions.

Publication Date: 
Dec 11, 2015

A well-executed mobile health (mHealth) solution can help a hospital with its population health and readmission reduction initiatives. Successful implementation of an mHealth solution requires a campaign to persuade physicians to use it.

Educational impact of using smartphones for clinical communication on general medicine: more global, less local.

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Publication Date: 
Jul 16, 2013

BACKGROUND: Medical trainees increasingly use smartphones in their clinical work. Similar to other information technology implementations, smartphone use can result in unintended consequences.

Hospital clinicians' iPad use: an interim report.

Publication Date: 
Oct 24, 2012

An increasing number of hospital libraries are supporting the use of tablet computers such as iPads for access to information resources. To date, this adoption of tablets is not supported by high-quality research evidence.

E-readers: new opportunities for hospital patients and staff.

Publication Date: 
May 07, 2012

E-readers provide an opportunity for hospital librarians to reach out to staff and patients with new approaches to library lending. Librarians in four Veterans Health Administration medical centers are using e-readers to enlarge their scope of service in unique ways.