Digital competence: What makes nurses a ‘big gun’ in the future health industry
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disruption
nurses
digital competency
nursing education
industrial revolution
technology
health informatics

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Prasetyo, Y. A. (2022). Digital competence: What makes nurses a ‘big gun’ in the future health industry. Belitung Nursing Journal, 8(5), 462–463. https://doi.org/10.33546/bnj.2165
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Abstract

This letter aims to respond to the editorial’s viewpoint by Aungsuroch, Y. and Gunawan, J. related to nurses’ preparation in the industrial revolution 4.0. Without a doubt, the era of disruption creates massive changes in many sectors, including in the health industry, and nurses are demanded to adopt and adapt to the rapid development of information technology. Therefore, digital competence is highly emphasized as an essential skill for today’s nurse generation in order to be the “big gun” of tomorrow.

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Institut Kesehatan Immanuel, Bandung, West Java, Indonesia

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The author declares that there is no conflict of interest in this letter.

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The author thanks Dr. Yupin Aungsuroch and Dr. Joko Gunawan for opening the discussion; it is greatly appreciated.

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