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The use of interactive consumer health information technology could be valuable in the medical setting in order to monitor patient status, provide quality care, establish treatment goals, and communicate effectively with the health care providers. But, there are hurdles in the use of health information technology in the older population. According to the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) website, barriers include physical constraints which lead to increase need for assistance, computer literacy (63%), and personal computer anxiety (58 percent) ("Barriers and Drivers of Health Information Technology Use for the Elderly, Chronically Ill, and Underserved," 2008). This author's purpose will be to help relieve a few of the obstacles as previously mentioned in order to give continuity in quality maintenance in the elderly. Liberty Village of Princeton is split into five different halls. Each hallway has a desk top computer in each of the nurse's station. Also, there's a laptop computer in addition to every one of the med carts from every hall. The centre's health information technology is known as the Matrix Care. From the Matrix Care website, the facility's residents' information are uploaded which include the face area, daily Medicare charting, labs, orders, progress notesand maintenance plan, resident documents such as activity documentation, behavior documentation, consent, consults, history and physical, POA/DNR/living will, resident types, and therapy forms. Additionally, the physicians will find which medications and remedies are due during every change with a green color for your hall she's assigned for that day. Once the nurse has finished her medications and treatments administration, the green colour will no longer be present. The Matrix C.. .