RCN’s New Technology Guide: Using Technology to Complement Nursing Practice (RCN)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 11, June 2012].


The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) has produced a set of five guides to help nursing staff use new technology. This particular guide covers the use of technology to complement nursing practice. Section headings comprise:

  • Introduction: the changing health care landscape.
  • Your guide to using technology to complement clinical practice.
  • Why establish an eHealth programme?
  • Safe practice support frameworks and principles.
  • Competencies, training and support.
  • The future of care delivery using eHealth.
  • References.
  • Glossary.

Full Text Link


Using technology to complement nursing practice: an RCN guide for health care practitioners. London: Royal College of Nursing (RCN), May 10th 2012. ISBN: 978-1-906633-98-1

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