Moving the EBP Conversation into Action to Engage Clinicians, Improve Care and Deliver Outcomes

Track: Conference Events

Session Number: Plen1
Date: Wed, Apr 24th, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Description:

The presentation will highlight current challenges in creating and sustaining evidence-based enterprises and effective strategies to address them. Current research and critical work required in clinical and academic settings will be discussed; moving past the “EBP conversation” to implementation of action items to make EBP a reality to improve care/outcomes.
Session Type: Clinical Practice

Session Description: The presentation will highlight current challenges in creating and sustaining evidence-based enterprises and effective strategies to address them. Current research and critical work required in clinical and academic settings will be discussed; moving past the “EBP conversation” to implementation of action items to make EBP a reality to improve care/outcomes.
Primary Presenter Bio: Lynn Gallagher-Ford, PhD, RN, NE-BC, DPFNAP, FAAN is the Senior Director of the Helene Fuld National Institute for Evidence-based Practice in Nursing and Healthcare at the Ohio State University. Her work is dedicated to research, education, and consultation focused on the development, integration, and sustainability of evidence-based practice in both academic and clinical settings.

Gallagher-Ford is active as a consultant and keynote presenter at national and international conferences and education programs. Her publications include co-authorship of the textbook Implementing the EBP Competencies in Healthcare; A practical guide for improving quality safety and outcomes as well as several landmark studies including the Delphi study that established EBP competencies for practicing RNs and APNs, as well as “The State of Evidence-Based Practice in US Nurses: Critical Implications for Nurse Leaders and Educators”. She serves as the associate editor of the column; “Implementing and Sustaining EBP in Real World Healthcare Settings” in Worldviews On Evidence-based Nursing. She is a Distinguished Practitioner and Fellow in the National Academies of Practice and a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing.

Primary Presenter Institution: Helene Fuld National Institute
Session Type: Clinical Practice

Session Description: The presentation will highlight current challenges in creating and sustaining evidence-based enterprises and effective strategies to address them. Current research and critical work required in clinical and academic settings will be discussed; moving past the “EBP conversation” to implementation of action items to make EBP a reality to improve care/outcomes.
Primary Presenter Bio: Lynn Gallagher-Ford, PhD, RN, NE-BC, DPFNAP, FAAN is the Senior Director of the Helene Fuld National Institute for Evidence-based Practice in Nursing and Healthcare at the Ohio State University. Her work is dedicated to research, education, and consultation focused on the development, integration, and sustainability of evidence-based practice in both academic and clinical settings.

Gallagher-Ford is active as a consultant and keynote presenter at national and international conferences and education programs. Her publications include co-authorship of the textbook Implementing the EBP Competencies in Healthcare; A practical guide for improving quality safety and outcomes as well as several landmark studies including the Delphi study that established EBP competencies for practicing RNs and APNs, as well as “The State of Evidence-Based Practice in US Nurses: Critical Implications for Nurse Leaders and Educators”. She serves as the associate editor of the column; “Implementing and Sustaining EBP in Real World Healthcare Settings” in Worldviews On Evidence-based Nursing. She is a Distinguished Practitioner and Fellow in the National Academies of Practice and a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing.

Primary Presenter Institution: Helene Fuld National Institute