Facilitating eHealth for All Through Connecting Nurses and the Women Observatory for eHealth.

Veronique Ines Thouvenot, N Hardiker

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Nurses are at the forefront of health care delivery and are key to health improvements across populations worldwide. They play vital role in the treatment of communicable diseases and in maintaining optimal quality of life for those living with long-term conditions. A number of factors such as an ageing population, a shrinking nursing workforce, inequity and variable access to health services naturally point towards technology-focused solutions. However the uptake of eHealth tools and techniques by nurses and their integration with nursing practice remain patchy, not least because of nurses simply ‘not knowing’ that good solutions exist. The purpose of this panel is to describe initiatives that seek to identify and showcase good practice in the use of eHealth in nursing.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNursing Informatics 2016
Subtitle of host publicationeHealth for All: Every Level Collaboration - From Project to Realization
EditorsWalter Sermeus, Paula M. Procter, Patrick Weber
PublisherIOS Press
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)9781614996583
ISBN (Print)9781614996576
Publication statusPublished - 2016
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameStudies in Health Technology and Informatics
PublisherIOS Press
ISSN (Print)0926-9630
ISSN (Electronic)1879-8365


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