Telecommunications for Nurses: Providing Successful Distance Education and Telehealth, Second Edition / Edition 2

Telecommunications for Nurses: Providing Successful Distance Education and Telehealth, Second Edition / Edition 2

by Myrna L. Armstrong
     
 

ISBN-10: 0826198430

ISBN-13: 9780826198433

Pub. Date: 11/01/2002

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

It is a book which describes how creative people, often taking a fresh approach, can get the best out of what modern distance communications technology has to offer."--From the foreword by Susan M. Sparks, RN, PhD, FAAN, Senior Education Specialist, National Library of Medicine

This book reflects recent developments in both distance education and

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It is a book which describes how creative people, often taking a fresh approach, can get the best out of what modern distance communications technology has to offer."--From the foreword by Susan M. Sparks, RN, PhD, FAAN, Senior Education Specialist, National Library of Medicine

This book reflects recent developments in both distance education and telehealth, focusing on practical strategies nurses can put to use in the classroom or clinic. Each chapter is written by acknowledged experts for the particular topic. The previous edition won an American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Award.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826198433
Publisher:
Springer Publishing Company
Publication date:
11/01/2002
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors
Foreword
Preface
1Opportunities and Challenges of Telecommunications for Nurses
2Distance Education: What Was, What's Here, and Preparation for the Future
3Challenges and Rewards for Educators, Students, and Staff
4Faculty Development: The Cornerstone of Distance Education
5Developing Distance Education Programs: Lessons from Ball State University
6Designing a Course on the Web Using WebCT
7Using Online Learning Materials
8RN to BSN Online Education: The University of Wisconsin's Nationwide Program
9An Overview of Telemedicine: Through the Looking Glass
10Integrating Telehealth into Traditional Health Care Delivery
11Operational Issues: Practical Considerations for a Successful Program
12Telehealth in Home Health Care
13Telehealth in the Long-Term Care Setting
14Telehealth Program Evaluation
15Marketing Strategy for Telehealth Programs
16Ethics and Legal Perspectives for Distance Education and Telehealth
Index

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