The Impact Of Emerging Technology On Nursing Care
There have been rapid changes in healthcare over the last few years. With Legislation like the Affordable Healthcare Act and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability of 1996 (HIPPA), healthcare and technology collide to drastically change how nursing care is delivered. Several emerging technologies that directly affect nursing care: diagnostic s and treatments, biometrics, electronic healthcare records and computerized physician/provider order entry (CPOE) and clinical decision and smart alarms.
II. Biometrics In order to comply with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability of 1996 (HIPPA) developers …show more content…
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