Quality assurance processes for designing patient education web sites.

  title={Quality assurance processes for designing patient education web sites.},
  author={Carol E Smith and Jennifer J Cha and Florence N Puno and Jon D Magee and James Bingham and Mark Van Gorp},
  journal={Computers, informatics, nursing : CIN},
  volume={20 5},
In the future, more nurses and other healthcare professionals will be providing patient education on the Internet. Having knowledge of processes that lead to quality patient education Web site design is essential. These quality assurance processes include determining the site's purpose, selecting the user population, establishing the expected clinical and learning outcomes, providing an educational framework, incorporating specific design principles, and multiple and ongoing site evaluation… CONTINUE READING