DQ1. 250 WORDS CITATION AND REFERENCES
Describe one internal and one external method for the dissemination of your evidence-based change proposal. For example, an internal method may be the hospital board, and an external method may be a professional nursing organization. Discuss why it is important to report your change proposal to both of these groups. How will your communication strategies change for each group?
DQ2. 250 WORDS CITATION AND REFERENCES
In order to evaluate an evidence-based practice project, it is important to be able to determine the effectiveness of your change. Discuss one way you will be able to evaluate whether your project made a difference in practice.
Read “Leadership for Evidence-Based Practice: Strategic and Functional Behaviors for Institutionalizing EBP,” by Stetler, Ritchie, Rycroft-Malone, and Charns, from Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing (2014).
Read “A Successful Approach to Implementing Evidence-Based Practice,” by Giomuso et al., from Med-Surg Matters (2014).
Read “The Establishment of Evidence-Based Practice Competencies for Practicing Registered Nurses and Advanced Practice Nurses in Real-World Clinical Settings: Proficiencies to Improve Healthcare Quality, Reliability, Patient Outcomes, and Costs,” by Melnyk, Gallagher-Ford, Long, and Fineout-Overholt, from Worldviews on Evidence Based Nursing (2014).
Read “Searching for Ethical Leadership in Nursing,” by Marakoff et al., from Nursing Ethics (2014).
Read “Back to Basics: Implementing Evidence-Based Practice,” by Spruce, from AORN Journal (2015).