Title

Technological advances in nursing care delivery

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2015

Originally Published In

Nursing Clinics of North America

Volume Number

50

Issue Number

4

Page Numbers

:663-77

Abstract

Technology is rapidly changing the way nurses deliver patient care. The Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act of 2009 encourages health care providers to implement electronic health records for meaningful use of patient information. This development has opened the door to many technologies that use this information to streamline patient care. This article explores current and new technologies that nurses will be working with either now or in the near future