Nursing Informatics

"There's an app for that" bringing nursing education to the bedside.

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Mar 19, 2013

Although many educators may not consider themselves technologically savvy, the reality is that the use of technology in nursing education is sharply rising and we must meet the needs of the adult learner.

Using electronic communication safely in health care settings.

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Feb 12, 2013

Nurses are increasingly using mobile and other devices, such as cell phones, smartphones, tablets, bar-coding scanners, monitoring equipment and bedside computers, to communicate with members of the health care team and with patients.

Technology and its effect on knowing the patient: a clinical issue analysis.

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Apr 28, 2008

Nurses want to know the patients for whom they are providing care. Historically, hospital stays were longer, and nurses felt that they had the time to get to know the patient.