Trends in Informatics

Select ONE of the following trends and discuss your understanding of this trend in healthcare and its potential impact on your practice as a nurse. What are the legal, privacy, and ethical considerations of this trend? (Everyone attempt to choose a different topic so that we will learn about the many advancements in technology).NanotechnologyConsumer health informatics (CHI)Social media healthcare applicationsHealth-focused wearable technologyeHealthArtificial IntelligenceSimulationComputerized provider order entry (CPOE)Bar Code Medication Administration (BCMA)Creative measures in healthcare for use with 3D printersSmart PumpsSmart RoomsRobotics in healthcareMobile technology in outpatient careWeb-based tools and software technologyRisk Management toolsChatbots or Bots in healthcareTelenursingTelemedicineTelepharmacyTelerehabilitationTeleconsultationTelehospiceTechnology advancement from your clinical practicePalm Vein TechnologyMicrochip use in healthcareOptical head-mounted computer glasses (Google Glass)Smart hospital beds