Barriers to the inclusion of wireless technology in aged care applications - a review

Gururajan, Raj and Howard, Srecko and Genrich, Rohan and Low, Ee Kuan (2004) Barriers to the inclusion of wireless technology in aged care applications - a review. In: 1st Australian Aged and Community Care Informatics Conference (ACCIC'04), 24-25 Aug 2004, Brisbane, Australia .

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Abstract

[Abstract]: The recent improvements in the wireless technology have prompted aged care organisations to consider wireless devices as a part of their overall information technology solution. This paper reports the barriers to wireless technology identified through a literature survey. The objective of the paper is to draw the attention of aged care organisations to various technical as well as management barriers to wireless technology in order to achieve a successful implementation of wireless technology in aged care.


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Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Commonwealth Reporting Category E) (Paper)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: Published version taken live after no response received from publisher to requests for copyright permission.
Depositing User: Mrs Angela Howard
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Business - Department of Information Systems
Date Deposited: 22 Oct 2009 01:38
Last Modified: 02 Jul 2013 22:45
Uncontrolled Keywords: wireless technology, health, aged care
Fields of Research (FOR2008): 08 Information and Computing Sciences > 0807 Library and Information Studies > 080702 Health Informatics
10 Technology > 1005 Communications Technologies > 100510 Wireless Communications
11 Medical and Health Sciences > 1110 Nursing > 111001 Aged Care Nursing
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/2636

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