For many people in both developing and developed countries universal healthcare is still not the norm. Socio-economic status and geographical restrictions have proved to be major barriers to accessible care. The use of information and communication technologies ICT is growing rapidly internationally as the need to provide more efficient and cost-effective care becomes increasingly urgent. Improving the health of a nation begins with the individual and recent developments in genomics and mobile networked information technologies have regenerated interest in individualizing healthcare. Harnessing the diversity and ubiquity ofWe explored the scope and content of a nursing-focused community of practice, specifically a nursing asynchronous online ... For this project, the particular site for study was chosen from among many nursing forums for three reasons; (1) the forum is ... in this category include questions regarding employment (Should I send my resume if I havena#39;t passed the NCLEX yet?) ... Interestingly, many of these questions requested information that is readily available in policy manuals or nursinganbsp;...
|Title||:||Enabling Health and Healthcare Through ICT|
|Author||:||Karen L. Courtney|
|Publisher||:||IOS Press - 2013|