Author information: (1)The University of Alabama, Capstone College of Nursing, Tuscaloosa, AL, USA. Healthcare education is one of the most fertile grounds for technology innovation, particularly in nursing content delivery and skills training. The use of modern technology has not only enhanced nursing education but increased access to an education to thousands. It has allowed nursing students to practice on make … Importance of technology in nursing Nursing is noble profession wherein the nurses are trained to become experts in taking care of the sick patients. [By the late 1990s] the compelling need for technological fluency and competency among nursing … May OW(1), Wedgeworth MG, Bigham AB. By: Sue Forneris and Jone Tiffany According to the National… This paper investigates the usefulness of simulation technology on nursing edu-cation from the point of view of student themselves. Technology continues to shift the nursing field in many ways, with the pace of change expected to increase with time. Technology in nursing education Abstract: The focus of this paper is to describe, identify and clarify the issues facing seasoned nurse educators using technology in the traditional or campus-nursing classrooms with multi-generational learners. Second Life in Nursing Education January 26, 2014 9:38 pm / 6 Comments on Second Life in Nursing Education With the exponential advances in technology that have occurred in recent decades, methods to foster learning and impart information have likewise expanded at a remarkable pace. Schlairet et al8 described how they "flipped" their Fundamental Concepts of Nursing course for students, and Ratta9 not only used a flipped classroom, but she also integrated that with team-based learning. A quantitative descriptive modes of enquiry, the authors attempt to illuminate the attitudes of the Nursing students towards using simulation in nursing education as a dependent variable. Teleconferencing enables nurses to attend essential nursing conventions and classes. Finally, the success of this new educational model depends on academia partnering with the commercial HIT (health information technology) world in a synergistic, mutually beneficial way. Education feeds technology which in turn forms the basis of education .For this reason computers have become an essential part in our life and in the field of education also. Technology is not … technology in nursing education. Apps for use in nursing education and practice will be explored and meaningful use of those tools will be discussed. Challenges. Technology in Nursing and Health Care: The continuous transformation of the health care field through the introduction of new technology tools has contributed to the need for nurses to stay current with new trends and keep track of what is on the horizon. New education technologies will help nursing students prepare for the workforce. email@example.com PMID: 23685265 [Indexed for MEDLINE] MeSH terms. nursing education community in promoting teaching excellence, and the intellectual capital of its members and leaders provide the foundation to address the challenges and opportunities of leveraging technology as a tool in health care and nursing education. Presented by Mary Attridge, Karen Green and Susan Stell; Welcome to informatics for the nurse educator. It’s all around, all the time—whether it’s electronic health records, computerized infusion pumps, digital drug delivery systems, or any of the other technologies that are now being used in hospitals and other health care settings. Nursing education administrators continue to endorse ongoing faculty development and involvement in the area of distance education and the use of technology in the teaching-learning processes. When it comes to the need for advanced technology in nursing education, 63 percent of the 500 nursing faculty and administrator survey respondents cited the influence of the evolution of technology utilization in practice and 39 percent pointed to limited availability of sites for students to hone clinical skills. The majority of disease risk, health conditions and the therapies used to treat those conditions have a genetic and/or genomic element influenced by environmental, lifestyle, and other factors therefore impacting the entire nursing profession (Calzone et. Technology has influenced the way nurses leam and care for patients. Technology, especially online learning, stands ready to become the delivery platform we need to transform professional education for nurses at all levels. During the pilot testing, it was validated that although access to distance learning technologies were Informatics for Nurse educators at Roberts Wesleyan College. The editor declares no conflicts of interest.