Technology and Nursing Informatics
Topic: Technology and Nursing Informatics
This assignment will provide the opportunity to explore the utilization of technology and informatics systems in community and public health nursing practice. Use at least three references in your paper, IF not more. You may use your textbook as one of your reference sources.
You should use appropriate headings throughout the paper to ensure you have covered all topics appropriately. In 4-6 pages (not including the title page and reference page), utilizing APA 6th edition format you will address the following topics:
-Discuss evidence that supports the concept that informatics and technology are important in providing quality care in community and public health nursing.
-Discuss the use of telehealth in current community and public health nursing (ie. Home Health, Hospice, Behavioral health).
-Conduct a literature search to determine the level of evidence that supports the cost-effectiveness of this practice approach in obtaining the desired health outcomes.
-Reflecting upon the information you have acquired, explain why you believe telehealth would, or, would not be a helpful technological tool in your area of nursing practice?