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Telenursing

Chapter


Abstract


  • The drivers for telenursing development have been a need for standardized advice, demand management, and equity of access (St George et al. 2008). As a booming area accelerated by rapid technology advancement, telenursing has been applied to enhance the effectiveness of nursing care processes and competencies, to reduce disparity of access to nursing care caused by time and space, and to contribute to nursing education, training, and science development (Souza-Junior et al. 2016). Because telenursing enables nurses to expand care, monitoring and education to anyone who needs it, wherever and whenever they need, saves nursing time and resources, and provides information to promote self-care by consumers...

Publication Date


  • 2019

Citation


  • Yu, P. (2019). Telenursing. In D. Gu & M. E. Dupre (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Gerontology and Population Aging (p. 1). Cham, Switzerland: Springer.

International Standard Book Number (isbn) 13


  • 9783319698922

Book Title


  • Encyclopedia of Gerontology and Population Aging

Start Page


  • 1

Place Of Publication


  • Cham, Switzerland

Abstract


  • The drivers for telenursing development have been a need for standardized advice, demand management, and equity of access (St George et al. 2008). As a booming area accelerated by rapid technology advancement, telenursing has been applied to enhance the effectiveness of nursing care processes and competencies, to reduce disparity of access to nursing care caused by time and space, and to contribute to nursing education, training, and science development (Souza-Junior et al. 2016). Because telenursing enables nurses to expand care, monitoring and education to anyone who needs it, wherever and whenever they need, saves nursing time and resources, and provides information to promote self-care by consumers...

Publication Date


  • 2019

Citation


  • Yu, P. (2019). Telenursing. In D. Gu & M. E. Dupre (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Gerontology and Population Aging (p. 1). Cham, Switzerland: Springer.

International Standard Book Number (isbn) 13


  • 9783319698922

Book Title


  • Encyclopedia of Gerontology and Population Aging

Start Page


  • 1

Place Of Publication


  • Cham, Switzerland