Mobile Technology for Improving Clinical Decision: A Comparative Assessment of its Usefulness for Clinical Nurses and Physicians
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Communication and informatics
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Discuss the challenges confronting the health workforce in sub-Saharan Africa and how establishing access to clinical and public health information at the point of care may lead to improved healthcare delivery. Identify the impacts establishing access to health information at the point of care in improving quality of healthcare delivery.
Keyword(s): Information Technology, Health Care Delivery
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been the principal and co-principal investigator of multiple research initiatives in Sub-Saharan Africa. My research interests include enhancing the adaptive capacity of individuals and communities to the impacts of climate change; and the application of ICT tools for enhancing health outcomes.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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