Being tech-savvy enhances the care you give
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Being tech-savvy enhances the care you give

Ann Hughes Telehealthcare facilitator, North Staffs NHS Trust, Staffordshire

Technology relies on nurses’ professional knowledge. Embrace it

Technologies such as telehealth, apps and Skype act as a continuum of professional healthcare and should never detract from face-to-face consultation. They work as a link, providing extra support and building confidence. They often result in less anxiety, better symptom control and timely intervention.

Primary Health Care. 27, 8, 14-15. doi: 10.7748/phc.27.8.14.s19

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