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Evidence-based practice : an implementation guide for healthcare organizations / edited by Janet Houser, Kathleen S. Oman.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Sudbury, MA : Jones and Bartlett Learning, c2011.
Description:
xii, 281 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Summary note:
"Evidence-Based Practice: An Implementation Guide for Healthcare Organizations assists the increasing number of hospitals that are attempting to implement evidence-based practice in their facilities with little or no guidance. This manual serves as a guide for the design and implementation of evidence-based practice systems and provides practice advice, worksheets, and resources for providers. It also shows institutions how to achieve Magnet status without the major investment in consultants and external resources. A must-have reference for all healthcare organizations!"--BOOK JACKET.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Chapter 1. Evidence-Based Practice in Health Care / Janet Houser -- Introduction -- What Is Evidence-Based Practice? -- Strategies for Implementing Evidence-Based Practice -- EBP and Professional Practice -- Summary -- References -- Chapter 2. Making the Case for Evidence-Based Practice / Janet Houser -- Introduction -- Identifying the Forum and the Message -- How to Talk with Groups About EBP -- Summary -- References -- Chapter 3. Leadership and Evidence-Based Practice / Sharon Pappas -- Introduction -- EBP in Clinical Practice: A History -- The Role of the Individual -- Creating the Context---System Development -- Building the Structural Components -- The Evidence Base---What Does the Research Tell Us? -- Influence of External Forces -- Sustainability -- Summary -- References -- Chapter 4. Preparing and Sustaining Staff Knowledge About EBP / Kathleen S. Oman -- Introduction -- New Employee Orientation -- Educational Strategies and Resources -- Introductory EBP Education -- Reading and Appraising Research for Evidence-Based Practice -- Advanced EBP Content -- Research Content -- Introducing the Graduate Nurse to Evidence-Based Practice -- Maintaining and Updating Knowledge and Skills -- Motivating Professional Staff -- Professional Recognition for EBP -- Summary -- References -- Chapter 5. Developing a Structure for Evidence-Based Practice / Kathleen S. Oman -- Introduction -- EBP or Research Council -- Council Composition and Members -- Membership Terms -- Council Charter -- Relationship of EBP Council with Standing Committees/Councils -- Steering Committee -- Relationship of EBP Council with Nursing Units -- Summary -- References -- Chapter 6. Guiding Principles for Evidence-Based Practice / Cynthia A. Oster -- Introduction -- Defining Evidence-Based Practice for an Organization -- Writing a Mission Statement for EBP -- Identifying Objectives for Evidence-Based Practice -- Selecting an Organizational Evidence-Based Practice Model -- Summary -- References -- Chapter 7. Determining Resources Available for EBP / Janet Houser -- Introduction -- Assessing Organizational Readiness -- The Critical Foundation: The Leadership Support -- Staff Development Resources -- Real-Time Resources -- Resources for Searching for Evidence -- Practical Resources -- Summary -- References -- Chapter 8. Systems for Identifying EBP Opportunities / Jeanine Rundquist -- Introduction -- Communication Processes Within the Organization -- Linkages with Other Organizational Departments and Groups -- Processes for Helping Clinicians Recognize Opportunities -- Tools for Prioritizing EBP Opportunities -- Summary -- References -- Chapter 9. Systems for Defining and Appraising Evidence / Kathleen S. Oman -- Introduction -- Review of Leveling Models -- Finding the Evidence -- References -- Chapter 10. Designing Studies for EBP / Cathy J. Thompson -- Introduction -- Conducting Systematic Reviews -- Design of Clinical Science Projects -- Design of Clinical Research -- References -- Chapter 11. Using Technology to Support EBP / Lisa K. Traditi -- Introduction -- Asking an Answerable Question -- Creating a Search Strategy -- Knowing Where to Look -- Public Sources of EBP Information -- Free Access Sources for Research Results -- Organizational Web Sites -- Local Resources -- References -- Chapter 12. EBP Implementation / Regina M. Fink -- Introduction -- Mentoring -- Champions of Change -- How to Use EBP Models to Guide Practice Change -- Journal Clubs -- Resources for Effective Implementation of EBP -- Integrating Evidence into Policies and Procedures -- Translating Research into Practice (TRIP) -- National Resources -- Disseminating the Evidence -- Summary -- Acknowledgement -- References -- Chapter 13. Evidence-Based Practice Dissemination / Kathleen S. Oman -- Introduction -- Appropriate Audience -- Writing an Abstract -- Creating a Poster Presentation -- Effective Podium Presentations -- Writing for Publication -- References -- Chapter 14. Integrating Evidence-Based Practice with Organizational Systems: A Case Example / Kim S. Hitchings -- Introduction -- Integrating Evidence in an Organization's Care Delivery Model -- Integrating Evidence in an Organization's Professional Practice Model -- Clinical Quality -- Integration of Evidence-Based Practice into Quality Improvement -- Summary -- References -- Appendix A. Mock Survey Questions for the New Knowledge, Innovations & Improvements Component of the Magnet Site Survey -- Appendix B. Materials to Have Available for Magnet Site Visitors -- Appendix C. Checklist for Evaluating a Research Study -- Appendix D. Assessment of Internal Resources for EBP/Research Systems -- Appendix E. Prioritization Matrix -- Appendix F. Worksheet for Appraising a Practice Guideline -- Appendix G. Worksheet for Rating the Strength of a Body of Literature -- Appendix H. Worksheet for Planning an Evidence-Based Practice Review -- Appendix I. Planning a Focused Research Study -- Appendix J. The Link Between Evidence and Recommendations for Practice.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780763776176
  • 0763776173
LCCN:
2010003936
OCLC:
502393808
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RCP:
C - S