Description : Provides an overview on the use of interactive videodisc systems in nursing education. Includes information about videodisc systems (computer, graphic/overlay boards, and videodisc players), as well as videodisc programs developed by hospitals, universities and colleges, commercial firms, and testing and certification organizations. Videodisc research, surveys, periodicals, conferences, film festivals, and other resources also are listed.
Description : Provides an overview on the use of interactive videodisc systems in medical education. Includes information about videodisc systems (computer, graphic/overlay boards, and videodisc players), as well as videodisc programs developed by universities and colleges, commercial firms, professional association, public organizations, and testing and certification organizations. Videodisc research, surveys, periodicals, conferences, film festivals, and other resources also are listed.
Description : Provides and overview of the use of interactive video technology for education and training in the health professions, including Medicine, Nursing, Allied Health, Dentistry, Patient Education, and Health Promotion. Chapters cover optical storage technology , pharmaceutical companies, universities/colleges, hospitals, commercial vendors, public organizations, professional associations, testing & certification, museum/public exhibits, information systems, and research/surveys. Includes a list of resources for additional information including books, periodicals, directories, market reports, conferences/workshops, special interest groups, awards, demonstration centers, and disc mastering companies.
Description : Online education in nursing is an exciting, rapidly changing field. Keeping pace with these changes, this new edition includes everything an educator needs to know about developing an online learning environment. The book provides practical guidelines on using the Web to teach student nurses, train or retrain nurses, and certify competencies and skills. This updated edition also includes cutting-edge research on clinical education and training, consumer education, and blended learning, which integrates classroom and online teaching methods. Also included are current online resources, links, and references. Key Features: Provides guidelines on translating courses from the classroom to the online environment Includes three new chapters on Web-based learning theories and teaching with technology Guides instructors on how to build a community in an online environment Includes practical guidelines for student assessment and evaluation in online education As the most comprehensive and thorough guidebook on online nursing education, this book is an essential resource for nursing instructors looking to expand their knowledge of the Web, technology, and the online nursing environment."
Description : Selected "Book of the Year" by the American Journal of Nursing in its first edition, this book continues to provide an introduction to computer technology for nurses. The first half of the book covers microcomputer hardware, on-line networks, & microcomputer software & database coding schemes. The second half of the book reviews nursing administration, practice, research, education, & is expanded to include home health & intensive care applications. Each chapter begins with a set of objectives & concludes with a summary section of related issues, suggestions for hands-on experiences, study questions, references, & a bibliography.