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Research Utilization Project

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This is a graduate research course that focuses on the use of a body of nursing knowledge and scientific knowledge in the nursing practice setting. Students develop a proposal to address a problem or concern in the nursing practice, propose an evidence-based solution, develop an implementation and evaluation plan, and describe implementation strategies for the proposed solution.

This graduate-level course is 6 This course is available as part of a degree or certificate program. To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 6

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    Research Support for the Proposed Solution

    • Critique key literature to validate a clinical issue or research problem.
    • Propose an evidence-based solution to address a clinical issue or research problem.
    • Identify sources of proposal funding.

    Development and Monitoring of an Implementation Plan

    • Develop a plan to implement a proposed solution.
    • Determine criteria measures aligned with planned outcomes.

    Development of an Outcome Measure and Evaluation Plan

    • Develop a plan to monitor a proposed solution.
    • Develop a plan to evaluate the success or failure of the solution to resolve the problem.

    Plan for Maintenance, Extension, and Termination of a Solution

    • Analyze organizational facilitators and barriers to evidence-based practice changes.
    • Develop strategies to maintain, modify, extend, or terminate proposed solutions.

    Overview of Nursing Research Utilization

    • Explain research utilization models.
    • Select a clinical issue or research problem.
    • Differentiate between research utilization and evidence-based practice.

    Components of a Research Utilization Project Proposal

    • Demonstrate effective communication strategies regarding research utilization proposal dissemination.
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