ideas, innovations and apps for social work in the age of smartphones and social media
by Charlotte Callingham, Mad World
Would equipping social workers with iPads or other tablet computers cut down on paperwork or see them “mugged within ten minutes”?
The moneysavingexpert forum has a discussion thread on the issue that’s worth a read. There’s contributions in there from social workers, patients and even a vicar who keeps his sermon notes on an ipad.
So what were the pros and cons raised of giving tablets to social care staff? …
Are iPads saving social workers’ time or presenting the “wrong image” to clients? Read more at iPads for social work assessments: a good idea? – Mad World.