Purpose and Overview: The purpose of this assignment is to examine the use of emerging technologies in healthcare. Telemedicine is but one example of a technology which is transforming care. Nurses are an integral component of this transformation to improve access to and quality of patient care. Directions: • Develop a 3-5 page paper answering the three questions in Case Study # 7, p. 609 in your text. • Include a synopsis of the case study at the beginning of the assignment. • Provide a minimum of three in-text citations and associated references when answering the questions, being mindful of the ANA standards of care and scope of practice for nursing informatics.