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Assignment 3: Mobile Computing and Social Networking.In this research paper, I will compare and contrast how Mobile computing technology is used to monitor patient’s vital signs. Vital signs are comprised of: body temperature, heart rate, blood pressure, sugar levels, oxygen levels, and respiratory rates. Vital signs can be taken using mobile technology today, and this gives patients and health care providers more flexibility. In the past, patients were required to travel to the doctor’s office or a hospital and have their vital signs tested. Typically, a nurses and clinicians would oversee and be responsible for the taking and recording of the vitals manually documenting them with a mobile computer or the results were written on paper and the clinician left the patients room to manually document into the electronic chart using computers. At times, this documentation happened hours later when time permitted. The vitals were hard to take in some cases and errors were not uncommon. These stats are a tool used to communicate patient deterioration to healthcare providers and sadly it also was not uncommon for clinical decisions regarding a patients care to be made using outdated vitals.
With today’s technology, patient care can be a lot more effective. The use of smart phones and broadband-enabled devises has allowed patients to do their own monitoring of vital signs and body functions and upload them to their medical provider’s clinical servers. They even have the ability to do videoconferencing via their phones for remote consultations with their doctors. Using technology to take advantage of remote monitoring systems is allowing patients to take a very active approach in prevention and care. But patients aren’t the only ones adapting to the new technologies available. Hospitals are also evolving as well. Today technology in a patient’s hospital room…...

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