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In this four lesson module, RN learners will discover common telehealth terminology and the various ways telehealth technology could be employed to provide team-based care to primary care patients in a remote environment. Of course, as with any technology, the options are evolving at a rapid pace. The use of telehealth to promote full RN scope of practice will be demonstrated through a simulated telehealth encounter between an RN, a provider, and a patient experiencing homelessness.
- Identify key telehealth terms, keeping in mind they are constantly evolving
- List at least three types of technology that assists with telehealth
- List three ways nurses can employ telehealth technology to provide care for patients remotely
- Summarize how an RN in a mobile unit leverages telehealth technology to provide interdisciplinary care to patients without housing.
Emory Nursing Professional Development Center (ENPDC) is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Attendees to this CNE activity will be awarded 0.75 contact hours by ENPDC. No conflict of interest has been found with the speaker for this CNE activity nor with the members of the planning committee.