Nursing's role in engineering a learning healthcare system

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In this department, Dr Newhouse highlights hot topics in nursing outcomes, research, and evidencebased practice relevant to the nurse administrator. The goal was to discuss the practical implications for nurse leaders in diverse healthcare settings. Content includes evidencebased projects and decision making, locating measurement tools for quality improvement and safety projects, using outcome measures to evaluate quality, practice implications of administrative research, and exemplars of projects that demonstrate innovative approaches to organizational problems. In this article, the author describes activities of the Health Professions Sector of the Institute of Medicine Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine and discusses the implications for nurse executives with one of the attendees, Dr Bernadette MazurekMelnyk, PhD, RN,CPNP/ NPP, FNAP, FAAN.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)260-262
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Nursing Administration
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jun 1 2009
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Leadership and Management

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