ERIC Number: ED331476
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Continuing Nursing Education in Computer Technology: A Regional Experience.
Southern Regional Education Board, Atlanta, GA.
This report provides a summary of the activities of the Continuing Nursing Education in Computer Technology project conducted by the Southern Regional Education Board (SREB) in response to changes created by microcomputer use in health care. In addition to a discussion of the workshops offered to nurse educators, an outline of project outcomes is provided which includes the establishment of a computer software inventory, a professional directory, and regional and local information networks. The statistical results of the 1990 survey of computer use in SREB states are also presented, along with a statement on student attitudes toward computer assisted instruction and a discussion of project evaluation. Recommendations for future regional activities are noted. The appendices contain master plans for teacher workshops, implementation activities, a software evaluation tool, and the statistical summaries. (DB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Public Health Service (DHHS), Rockville, MD. Div. of Nursing.
Authoring Institution: Southern Regional Education Board, Atlanta, GA.