Kresge Library

Envision: Health Care Technology, Education and Entrepreneurship in the 21st Century

The Oakland University School of Nursing will host a two-day health care symposium where particpants will discuss how advanced technology, interdisciplinary partnerships and entrepreneurship are transforming nursing education and improving health care for all. The envision conference will feature prominent leaders and expert panelists in these critical and rapidly changing areas.

The conference will be held October 17-19 at the Embassy Suites in Troy, MI.

For more information on the envision conference or to register, go to

Full-Text Articles about health care change and technology*:
  • Healthcare's top forecasted business issues. (2005). Pennsylvania Nurse 60 (2), 30. Retrieved September 12, 2007, from CINAHL Plus with Full Text database.

  • Hughes, F. (2006). Nurses at the forefront of innovation. International Nursing Review, 53(2), 94-101. Retrieved September 12, 2007, from CINAHL Plus with Full Text database.

  • Next-generation wireless monitoring for body and mind. (2005). Medical Device Technology 16 (10), 40. Retrieved September 13, 2007, from General OneFile

  • Stern, L. (2007). Care from afar. Newsweek 150 (12), E18. Retrieved September 13, 2007, from Academic OneFile.

Books at Kresge Library about health care technology:
  • Armstrong, M. (2003). Telecommunications for nurses : providing successful distance education and telehealth. New York: Springer.

  • Coddington, D. (2001). Strategies for the new health care marketplace : Managing the convergence of consumerism and technology. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

  • Istepanian, R et al (Eds.). (2006). M-health: Emerging mobile health systems. New York: Springer.

Created on 12/12/06 by 9/12/07 by Beth Kraemer / Last updated on 8/25/13 by Beth Kraemer
Oakland University

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