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Nursing is affected by the rise of addiction technology. Nursing must be aware of the negative impact that addictive technologies have on patients’ health and wellbeing and promote healthy tech use by both families and patients.
First, nurses need to recognize the negative effects of technology addiction on patient’s health. Social media and videogames can cause sleep problems, obesity, and mental health issues if they are overused. In their role as health care providers, nurses should educate both patients and families about potential dangers associated with excessive technology usage and encourage good technology habits.
Second, nurses should be aware of how technology can help promote positive health outcomes. Apps and wearables that monitor physical activity and diet can improve health outcomes. Nursing staff can guide patients on how to use and select these devices.
Thirdly, nursing professionals must consider the impact of technology on their practice. While electronic health records and telehealth can help improve outcomes and patient care, they also pose new challenges to nursing. The nursing profession must ensure technology is used ethically and professionally.
Finaly, nurses have a part to play in promoting policies and practices that encourage responsible technology usage. It can be done by working with health care organizations to create policies to restrict technology usage in clinical settings or to monitor it.
Nursing practice is affected by the growth of technology that keeps us addicted. Nursing practice is affected by the rise of addictive technology and the business of keeping us hooked. The nurses can play an important role by advocating policies and practices which promote responsible use of technology.