Telenursing and Telemedicine The discussion assignment provides a forum for discussing relevant topics for this week on the basis of the course competencies covered.
By the due date assigned, post a response to the discussion topic below, using information from the lectures, reading assignments, library resources, and Internet resources. All responses should be posted to the Discussion Area. To support your work, use your course and textbook readings and also use the South University Online Library. As in all assignments, cite your sources in your work and provide references for the citations in the APA format. Task: Telenursing and telemedicine will only be successful if patients engage in the program.
You have been asked by your manager to pilot a program aimed at improving transitions of care using the new telemedicine system recently implemented at your hospital. What are some of the ways that you can encourage both patient and provider engagement to ensure the pilot program success? Citations should conform to APA guidelines. You may use this APA Citation Helper as a convenient reference for properly citing resources or connect to the APA style website through the APA icon below. By the due date assigned, comment on at least two of your peers’ responses. You can ask questions or respond generally to the overall experience. Be objective, clear, and concise. Always use constructive language, even in criticism, to work toward the goal of positive progress. All comments should be posted to the Discussion Area.