Special populations: telehealth advance practice nursing: the lived experiences of individuals with acute infections transitioning in the home.

@article{Marineau2007SpecialPT,
  title={Special populations: telehealth advance practice nursing: the lived experiences of individuals with acute infections transitioning in the home.},
  author={Michelle L Marineau},
  journal={Nursing forum},
  year={2007},
  volume={42 4},
  pages={
          196-208
        }
}
AIM This paper aims to describe the "lived experience" of individuals with acute infections transitioning in the home with support by an advance practice nurse using telehealth. BACKGROUND The use of telehealth in individuals' homes in the United States is increasing in an effort to cut cost by limiting admissions to hospitals and/or reducing length of stay. This increase has not been driven by conclusive research findings in support of this technology; furthermore, the majority of research… CONTINUE READING