Due Date Answer post due by Wednesday 11:59 PM MT in Week 7 Two replies to classmates and/or instructor due by Sunday 11:59 PM MT at the end of Week 7 Directions Discussions are designed to promote dialogue between faculty and students, and students and their peers. In discussions students: Demonstrate understanding of concepts for the week Integrate scholarly resources Engage in meaningful dialogue with classmates Express opinions clearly and logically, in a professional manner Use the rubric on this page as you compose your answers.
This week, we will discuss personal communication devices and their use in healthcare. As we focus on this topic, please address the questions below in the discussion. How can the use of the nurse’s personal communication device(s) impact patient care positively and/or negatively? What are the ethical and legal implications of the use of personal devices? What does the professional literature say about how communication devices can support safe nursing practice?