Innovation in Nursing: A Concept Analysis


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KAYA N. , TURAN N. , ÖZDEMİR AYDIN G.

Journal Of Community and Public Health Nursing, vol.1, no.3, pp.1-4, 2016 (Refereed Journals of Other Institutions)

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 1 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Title of Journal : Journal Of Community and Public Health Nursing
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-4

Abstract

The healthcare industry has experienced a proliferation of innovations for enhancing the life expectancy, quality of life, diagnostic, treatment and caring options, as well as the efficiency and cost effectiveness of the healthcare systems.Information technology has also played a vital role in the innovation of nursing care. The term in nursing innovation is widely used throughout nursing and allied health literature; however, the meaning of the term is not clear. This paper is a report of an analysis of the concept of innovation in nursing and provides a greater understanding of innovation and
its use in the nursing profession.