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dc.contributor.authorColton, S.en
dc.contributor.authorHunt, Louise A.en
dc.date.accessioned2017-03-21T13:31:20Z
dc.date.available2017-03-21T13:31:20Z
dc.date.issued2016-02-01
dc.identifier.citationColton, S. and Hunt, L.A. (2016) Developing a smartphone app to support nursing community. Nursing Managment, 22 (9), pp. 24-28en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2086/13792
dc.descriptionThe file attached to this record is the author's final peer reviewed version. The Publisher's final version can be found by following the DOI link.en
dc.description.abstractHealthcare professionals are turning increasingly to the digital sector to access information they need for their work. Mobile technology, such as smartphones and tablets, provides a unique opportunity to place high-quality information directly into users' hands. This article describes the ongoing development of a smartphone app, Preparing for Caring, designed to prepare the future workforce by enabling mentors and nursing students to access supportive material during practice-based learning episodes. The article explores the rationale for designing the app and discusses the challenges and benefits of developing this resource from the perspectives of student, mentor and healthcare manager.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherRCN Nursing Managment Journalen
dc.subjectSmartphonesen
dc.subjectBYODen
dc.subjectProfessional competenceen
dc.subjectpractical placementsen
dc.subjectstudent nursesen
dc.subjectmentorsen
dc.titleDeveloping a smartphone app to support nursing community.en
dc.typeArticleen
dc.identifier.doihttp://dx.doi.org/10.7748/nm.22.9.24.s28
dc.peerreviewedYesen
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dc.projectidn/aen
dc.cclicenceCC-BY-NCen
dc.date.acceptance2015-12-15en
dc.researchinstituteInstitute of Health, Health Policy and Social Careen
dc.exception.ref2021codes254aen


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