[Tele-nursing: an innovation in geriatrics]

Soins Gerontol. 2021 Nov-Dec;26(152):20-22. doi: 10.1016/j.sger.2021.08.005. Epub 2021 Aug 11.
[Article in French]


The World Health organization programme Integrated Care for Older People involves the long-term monitoring of the many senior citizens who are registered. It is made possible by tele-nursing, but requires new skills for the nursing who implement it.

Keywords: ICOPE programme; digital medicine; gerontology; gérontologie; infirmière; médecine digitale; nursing; programme Icope; tele-monitoring; télésuivi.

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Geriatrics*
  • Humans
  • World Health Organization