("The Future of Computers." America On-line.) Many people in the world use computers to make their lives easier. Such advances computer technology will benefit us all. People use computers for research, organization, writing, communication for personal or business matters and even to look up stock updates.
The internet is always available to all, even to those who can't afford to have the computer at home, can't afford to pay the monthly fee, or those people who travel around. They can access the internet through the library, school, or even in coffee shops at various cities. There is a library in every city in the U.S. The technology is becoming more and more developed everyday. People can now own a small computer that is transferable, a laptop.
From health monitors, or even better ways to keep health records computers are becoming essential in this field. I decided to start a computer business within the medical field called E-Care, and to do that I needed to know what types of technology they would be using, and for what reasons. First I would like to think about what they do. They have to keep records of all their patients. This can easily be done on a computer.
Computers are so important that it is used to communicate by billions of people. For example people use computer for far distance communication like sending emails to friend and workmates or talking to family members at any time without restriction and this is really convenient. Computers are also used for working purpose like the consumer using it for business, employees to employers as well as customers. (Gary B.Shelly 2011). Computers are also used for education in schools, library, and at homes as well by students, adults and kids.
However, the internet has been moving at such a rapid pace that this information has become as easy as typing in a few words in order to find almost all information about one's interest. As one author stated, " Education is more accessible than ever before in human history, thanks entirely to the Internet...the internet has also allowed millions to receive an education without ever leaving their homes" (Jackson). EBooks, Google, and other search engines have allowed for most people to gain uncomplicat... ... middle of paper ... ...as an advantageous and a legitimate way to learn and study. In addition, the number of internet users makes online classes and other forms of online studying a growing market. In fact, more students and educational institutions should accept and implement more internet-based activities and classes.
Pharmacists use computers to keep a record of medications and the dosage to give to each patient. Most computers in hospitals are used to keep track of patients and their status. Computers also keep track of equipment placement and their status as well. Scientists depend on computers to help find cures for cancer, STDs, and other diseases. Computer software helps doctors’ research different symptoms, cures and treatments for different diseases.
Since the course is online some people begin to procrastinate or get slack in their studies. Taking online course requires you to type all questions that you may need to ask your instructor or classmate. One would not have that interaction with their peers. Not being able to use the schools property. All in all, taking online courses has many advantages for a person who may want to spend more time with their families.
Computers in Medicine In today’s society, there is a wide range of computer use. Almost every where you go today you are required to have some sort of basic understanding of how a computer is operated. In my report, I am going to tell you how computers are use in the field of medicine. There is a wide variety of use and need for a computer in the medical field. Some of the main points I will be discussing is why Health Care Professionals use computers, where computers are used in the Health System, while giving you some insight on computers in the medical field in which you may not have thought of.
With its millions of sources and websites, the internet allows us to find basically any kind of information we need without even having to open a book. Also you can take your work with you anywhere you want to go, even home. “Nationally, only about 40% of homes have computers in them” (Foulger p1). This is a very sad statistic considering the flexibility computer databases allow. You can even save your work to a disk and upload it onto another computer if you do not have access to the original computer you started working on.
When we discuss technology like computers and internet access, which has given us new ways to become educated for example books and encyclopedia’s which are easily accessed from the computer. Students will rarely find themselves going to the library. In addition, the Internet is also the easiest way to get access to our e-mails, and it makes our life easier. We tend to send e-mail’s to each other therefore we save money on stamps. Teachers and students are able to interact and get help when they need to since they are not in school for the entire day.