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eHealth

eHealth is concerned with promoting, empowering and facilitating health and wellbeing with individuals, families and communities and the enhancement of professional practice through the use of information management and Information and Communication Technology (ICT). Use this guide to find information resources about eHealth including books, reports and journal articles.

Last updated: 13/09/2017

Key Resources

Health education England - improving digital Health Education England and Royal College of Nursing (2017) Improving digital literacy, London: RCN/HEE. 
Health and Social Care Board (2016) eHealth and Care Strategy for Northern Ireland, Belfast: HSCB.
RCN: eHealth news items
eHealth: the future of health care. RCN position statement Royal College of Nursing (2012) eHealth: the future of health care. RCN position statement, London: RCN.
The Scottish Government (2017) Realising Scotland’s full potential in a digital world: a digital strategy for Scotland, Edinburgh: The Scottish Government. 
The Scottish Government (2017) Scotland’s digital strategy: evidence discussion paper, Edinburgh: The Scottish Government. 
Welsh Government (2015) Informed health and care: a digital health and social care strategy for Wales, Wales: Welsh Government.

Welsh Government (2015) Digital Wales.

We would like to thank the RCN eHealth member community for their input into the development of this subject guide.

Books

Donner J (2013) mHealth in practice: mobile technology for health promotion in the developing world, London: Bloomsbury Academic. Donner J (2013) mHealth in practice: mobile technology for health promotion in the developing world, London: Bloomsbury Academic.
 Gaddi A (2014) eHealth, care and quality of life, Milan: Springer. Gaddi A (2014) eHealth, care and quality of life, Milan: Springer.
Gartee R (2012) Electronic health records and nursing, Boston, MA: Pearson Education. Gartee R (2012) Electronic health records and nursing, Boston, MA: Pearson Education.
Keyes J (2014) BYOD for healthcare, Boca Raton: CRC Press. Keyes J (2014) BYOD for healthcare, Boca Raton: CRC Press.
 Meyer I (2014) Achieving effective integrated e-care beyond the silos, Hershey, PA: Medical Information Science Reference. Meyer I (2014) Achieving effective integrated e-care beyond the silos, Hershey, PA: Medical Information Science Reference.
 Nelson R (2014) Health informatics: an interprofessional approach, St. Louis, MO: Elsevier. Nelson R (2014) Health informatics: an interprofessional approach, St. Louis, MO: Elsevier.
Richins S (2015) Emerging technologies in healthcare, Boca Raton: CRC Press Richins S (2015) Emerging technologies in healthcare, Boca Raton: CRC Press.
Rinaldi New Perspectives Rinaldi G (2017) New perspectives in medical records: meeting the needs of patients and practitioners, Cham: Springer International Publishing. 
 Rosenmoeller M (2014) Managing eHealth: from vision to reality, Basingstoke: Plagrave Macmillan. Rosenmoller M (2014) Managing eHealth: from vision to reality, Basingstoke: Plagrave Macmillan.
Wager K (2013) Health care information systems: a practical approach for health care management, San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass. Wager K (2013) Health care information systems: a practical approach for health care management, San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass.
Xhafa F (2015) Advanced technological solutions for e-health and dementia patient monitoring, Hershey, PA : Medical Information Science Reference. Xhafa F (2015) Advanced technological solutions for e-health and dementia patient monitoring, Hershey, PA : Medical Information Science Reference.

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Journals

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Janan Nuri

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