telehealth 4

Perhaps one of the most exciting benefits of nursing informatics is the ability to deliver health information and education without needing to be physically present. While there are many definitions of telehealth, for this project consider this one:

Telehealth is a collection of means or methods for enhancing health care, public health, and health education delivery and support using telecommunications technologies (Center for Connected Health Policy, 2016).

Through research, determine who, what, where, and how of your project.

Who: Define the target population for your effort. Consider factors such as age, gender,
ethnicity, location and health issues.

What: Define your goal.

Where: Decide where your population will be for this effort.

How: Decide what technologies you will use to deliver your information.