New research highlights how nurses use (and don’t use) Telehealth to monitor patients at home. The recommendations include: better training, collaboration and planning; up-to-date equipment (and good connectivity); using telehealth champions and a period of experimentation when new technology is introduced.

 

Taylor J, Coates L (2015) Caring from a distance: the role of telehealth. Nursing Times; 111: 28/29, 18-20.

Read the whole paper online here.