Organizational change strategies for evidence-based practice

Robin P. Newhouse, Sandi Dearholt, Stephanie Poe, Linda C. Pugh, Kathleen M. White

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Evidence-based practice, a crucial competency for healthcare providers and a basic force in Magnet hospitals, results in better patient outcomes. The authors describe the strategic approach to support the maturation of The Johns Hopkins Nursing evidence-based practice model through providing leadership, setting expectations, establishing structure, building skills, and allocating human and material resources as well as incorporating the model and tools into undergraduate and graduate education at the affiliated university.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)552-557
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Nursing Administration
Issue number12
StatePublished - Dec 1 2007


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Leadership and Management

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