technology and documentation in nursing

Discussion Question/Prompt

  • Describe how the use of patient documentation impacts health planning. Be prepared to discuss your experiences with patient documentation in healthcare.
  • Describe the benefits of using standardized terminologies in Healthcare? Be prepared to discuss the benefits of standardization and what it can provide in relation to improving nursing practice.
  • How would you compromise between the need for free text in nursing documentation and the need for structured documentation?
  • Describe the benefits and issues electronic documentation brings to Nursing?
  • Search for 3 examples of current telehealth. Summarize your findings and cite your sources. Be prepared to discuss your findings.
  • Define the two classifications of technologies used in healthcare. Be prepared to discuss examples for how healthcare settings use the classifications.