Guest Blogger: JennaHealthcare is one of the most important sectors of our economy. In nearly all geographical regions, the healthcare industry employs more people than any other industry.Likewise, when it comes to technology, the healthcare industry is at the head of the class. Medical technology helps in many different ways, from CAT scans, ultrasounds and MRIs that diagnose problems inside the body or monitor an infant before it is born, to the computers that keep our information and … [Read more...] about Healthcare and IT: New Tricks for the Old Dogs
What is it about wearing glasses that just screams nerdy? I honestly don't care, because there are so many reasons I LOVE wearing glasses. Do you? This is Why I Love Wearing GlassesWhen you have a visual impairment you see the world a little differently. Even routine tasks like bathing require a few extra steps and amusement parks and water fun are handled cautiously. It’s an inconvenience and blessing all at the same time.On the one hand, it’s wonderful that we can see and I am … [Read more...] about This Nerdy Nurse Loves Wearing Glasses
It’s been a few weeks since I was selected to be a Google Glass Explorer and ever since my brain has been humming with thoughts and ideas on how nurses could utilize the technology. How could nurses improve the care they deliver? How could HIPAA be a non-issue I was Selected as a Google Glass Explorer A short time ago Google announced that it would be invited a select few to have the opportunity to purchase the Google Glass technology much early then the general population. 8,000 have been … [Read more...] about Google Glass for Nurses?
As you may already know, Google had a recent campaign to select the initial purchases of Google Glass. Interested parties could tweet or compose a Google + message indicating what they would do #IfIHadGlass. If they were selected as a “winner” they would have the opportunity to purchase Google Glass at $1,500, and agree to pick them up in New York, Sacramento, or Los Angeles a year before the public. While many may feel like “winning” a prize you have to pay for is really a joke to begin with, … [Read more...] about Crowdfunding $1500 for #GoogleGlass