Department of Nursing 0822/mcg
Week 3 Individual Assignment
Evidence Based Practice (EBP) Article Assignment Criteria/Guidelines
Submit a one-page typed APA format summary of an evidence-based practice article. Article must by published within the last five years and be a scholarly written nursing article. The article must reference a current nursing intervention occurring in clinical practice, supported by EBP, or an identified nursing issue that has the potential to change current practice and improve patient outcomes. The issue’s importance to nursing must be stated in the summary. Attach the article to the summary. Type a one-page summary of an article about evidence-based practice in APA style. The article must have been published in the last five years and be written in a scholarly way. The article must talk about a current nursing intervention that is supported by evidence-based practice (EBP) or a known nursing issue that could change current practice and improve patient outcomes. In the summary, you must say why this issue is important to nursing. Join the summary to the article.
Current EBP issues: Pressure ulcer prevention, urinary catheter infection prevention, hourly rounding, central catheter infection prevention, hand off communication (SBAR), fall prevention, bedside report, palliative care teams, and safety issues. These are examples you may use, but are not limited to.