June 2020 Nursing WSPF: Evidence-Based Practice: Changing Nursing Culture and Improving Outcomes

This month we will be highlighting our video, Evidence-Based Practice: Changing Nursing Culture and Improving Outcomes which originally debuted in 2016.

In this video Bernadette Melnyk, PhD, RN, CPNP/PMHNP, FAANP, FNAP, FAAN, discusses her groundbreaking work in Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) and how it impacts the field of nursing. She explains why it is vital for practicing nurses and advanced practice nurses to be competent in Evidence-Based Practice. She also explains the positive outcomes it has on patients, hospitals, and healthcare costs. 


Following this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Identify key strategies for building an evidence-based practice culture and environment
  • Identify the competencies of evidence-based practice
  • Discuss successful methods for teaching EBP to nursing staff
  • Explain how EBP applies to PhD and DNP trained nurses
  • Explain Dr. Melnyk's COPE program to help depressed children and teens


Access the June Nursing WSP here.

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Date & Time: 
06/16/2020 - 13:00 to 14:00