NUR706 Week 15 Discussion Question

Please choose†ONLY ONE†of these questions for discussion:

Question 1. Discuss use of internet (blogs, YouTube, websites) to communicate as an individual health professional or as a health care organization. Please share the site and discuss the pros and cons of using this type of site in health care. How do concerns about quality and reliability of information available on the internet impact their use for consumers?

Question 2. Share how national nursing organizations are turning to the internet to promote communication and education to members (etc. ANA, AAOHN, etc). Please compare two organizationsí web presence and discuss how they could advance a nursing service in this manner. How do concerns about quality and reliability of information available on the internet impact their potential use for professionals?

Question 3. Discuss the need to collaborate with Informatics specialist to develop and maintain an integrated Electronic Health Record (EHR) presence to extend the health services of an organization or an independent practice. How do patient/client concerns about interoperability and data sharing impact the potential frequency and reliability of complete EHR integration?