American Nurses Association's (ANA) online journal, OJIN: The Online Journal of Issues in Nursing, has published its May 31, 2009 topic, Nursing Technologies: Innovation and Implementation
The need for innovative technologies in healthcare education and service has never been greater. The 3 new articles in this Topic provide key insights on essential aspects of the use of technology in nursing. The topic explores concepts such as “user-driven” and “disruptive” innovations; and creativity. Early nursing involvement in the introduction of a new technology in the patient care environment and use of simulation techniques as a vital educational link between didactic content and sound clinical experience are also discussed.
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ANA members have the first opportunity to access the Current OJIN topic. When each new OJIN topic is posted, the previous topic becomes available to non-members. The January 31, 2009 topic, Obesity on the Rise: What Can Nurses Do? is now accessible to all readers.