Technology advances are increasingly shaping nursing for the better. They are boosting patient satisfaction and overall outcomes, reducing clinical errors and reducing the amount of paperwork nurses are required to perform. In short, technology is advancing the nursing role while making a career in nursing all the more appealing.
Some of the newest technologies transforming the way nurses work include:
While these advances offer innovative, exciting new advancements to nursing, they also come with challenges, such as patient confidentiality and a learning curve. But don’t let that keep you from exploring new technology and discovering how it may work best for you.
Here are a few helpful, inspirational articles from Registered Nurse Journal on a few of the latest technology trends.
You’ll find helpful nursing technology resources at these web sites.
A web site blog full of inspirational and education videos about nursing in Canada. Nursing Ideas.
A web site blog by an Information Technologist turned RN full of helpful nursing technology information.