Category list : Electronic records
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What can nurse leaders and staff nurses do to prepare to implement electronic care records?Subscription
With electronic care records being rolled out in England, nurse leaders, managers and frontline nurses need to prepare to change how patients’ records are kept
Views on and perceptions of a paperless NHSSubscription
Health professionals in a hospital that implemented use of electronic health records in 2010 were asked about their views on moving towards a paperless NHS
Using simulation to aid students’ documentationSubscription
Student nurses must recognise the need to accurately complete patient documents and can learn from their mistakes through simulation and formative feedback
Frequency volume charts provide an objective measure of bladder function, which is essential to support the correct diagnosis and treatment of urological problems
Top online health searches revealedSubscription
Pregnancy, skin care and fitness are the most commonly searched for health issues online, figures suggest.
A third of nurses in a survey said they had been bullied to behave in ways that run counter to patient care over the last two years.
MindFresh is a digital platform that helps young people look after their mental health and emotional wellbeing. It won the Technology and Data in Nursing category in the 2017 Nursing Times Awards
Scotland trials digital A&E wardsSubscription
A trial is underway in Scotland to track patients through digital wards as part of an effort to overhaul hospitals’ emergency care services.
Hospital nurses should “nag” their employers to adopt modern IT systems more quickly, according to a sister at a trust which has been using such technology for the last six months.
Nurses need to engage with technology and help build an evidence base on how it can help them, according to one of the profession’s leading experts on the subject.