Essays about: "Healthcare and care sector"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 30 essays containing the words Healthcare and care sector.

  1. 6. Caregivers’ experiences of unmet needs during palliative care

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HHJ, Avd. för omvårdnad

    Author : Ghany Nasrullah; [2018]
    Keywords : unmet needs; palliative care; caregiver; end life care; terminal care;

    Abstract : Caregivers while, the biggest providers of palliative care for terminally sick patients, are often neglected in the process of providing care, which inadvertently affects their overall health and well-being. This study aims to explore the experiences of the unmet needs of the caregivers in palliative care. READ MORE

  2. 7. Mobile Devices in the Public Healthcare Sector : Perceptions, Experiences and Expectations of Nursing Care Providers

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/InformatikLinköpings universitet/Filosofiska fakulteten; Linköpings universitet/InformatikLinköpings universitet/Filosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Gustav Harnesk; Zara Galzie; [2017]
    Keywords : eHealth; mHealth; USE IT model; policy; healthcare; resistance; eHealth strategy; COSMIC Nova Ward;

    Abstract : There are high expectations regarding mobile technology and how it can be used to promote improvements in the quality and efficiency in healthcare. There appears to be a gap between the goals and strategy on the macro level and the micro level experiences of the usage of mobile devices among healthcare professionals. READ MORE

  3. 8. Pulse Oximetry : Signal Processing in real time on Raspberry Pi

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för teknik och hälsa (STH)

    Author : Malin Thunholm; [2017]
    Keywords : Pulse Oximetry; Raspberry Pi; Signal processing; Filtering; RespiHeart; Healthcare; Python; FIR; IIR; Filter; IMSE RToS; Matlab; Electronic Health Record; Real Time; Pulsoximetri; Raspberry Pi; Signalbehandling; Filtrering; RespiHeart; Sjukvård; Python; FIR; IIR; Filter; IMSE RToS; Matlab; Elektronisk Patient Journal; Realtid;

    Abstract : This thesis introduces the reader into RespiHeart, which is a product under development. RespiHeart is an complement/alternative to the regular Pulse Oximeter and is intended to be used within the health care sector for combined measurements and communication on open inexpensive platforms. READ MORE

  4. 9. Nurses’ experiences of working with quality improvement in Tanzanian healthcare : A study done in Arusha

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för vård, arbetsliv och välfärd; Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för vård, arbetsliv och välfärd

    Author : Amanda Robertsson; Ester Yochim; [2017]
    Keywords : quality improvement; Tanzania; nurse; nursing care; healthcare;

    Abstract : To constantly work with quality improvement is important to maintain a high standard of care. Tanzania is one of many countries facing challenges within the health sector due to constrained resources. Exploring the nurses’ perspective of working with quality improvement  gives a glimpse of the current situation in the Tanzanian health sector. READ MORE

  5. 10. Monitoring pH in wounds : The possibilities of textiles in healthcare

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi; Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Ester Svensson; Ebba Wahlström; [2017]
    Keywords : pH; chronic wounds; wound dressings; textile materials and healthcare requirements;

    Abstract : Wound care is a difficult process in the healthcare sector, especially the problem with chronic and infected wounds. There are a lot of patients suffering from these wounds and it is both painful and time consuming for nurses and patients. READ MORE