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Graduating to smart home health delivery

Home Healthcare Nurse

Author: Kinsella, A.
Type: Journal Article
Year: 2001


New trends in home technology may assist home care and hospice nurses in delivering services differently. Smart home care service delivery is a new and potentially daunting concept to developers and clinicians alike and may sometimes involve continuous monitoring of residents' movements and their activities such as eating and bathing. The leap from conventional home healthcare service to home telemedicine delivery to smart care may seem tremendous and not necessarily needed or desired.

Further Details

Pages: 607-610
Volume: 19
Issue: 10
Accession Number: 26.2.04
Keywords: older, health improvement, assistive device, telecommunication
Reads: 228