Healthy Ageing

Integrated Care for Older People (ICOPE) a mobile application for Nurses- a field test

A digital workshop to field test the mobile application on ICOPE (package for nurses) was field tested by Survival for Women and Children (SWACH) Foundation . The objectives of the workshop were to develop familiarity of the participants with the installation process and utilization of the application, field testing of the application (with a particular focus on content delivery and self-learning), evaluating the feasibility of the use of the application and assessing the change in knowledge of the participants after using the application to go through the contents of the package and collecting feedback from participants regarding any concerns or difficulties they may have faced and gathering their suggestions.

A total of 22 graduates of nursing having 2-5 years of working experience in a clinical setting, possessing smart phone (iOS/ Android) with working internet connection and having written and spoken knowledge of the English language participated in the workshop. The workshop was facilitated by two members from Tripod Information Systems, a medical doctor, a public health expert and two doctors in the allied sciences from SWACH Foundation.

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