NSG7020: Evidence, Effectiveness, and Clinical Quality

Area of Study
Credits 4.0
The goal of this course is to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to assume a leadership role in transforming care in complex organizations and environments. This course provides the metrics for assessment, use, and evaluation of scientific data into evidence-based nursing practice. The steps in translating evidence into practice are explored. Knowledge assessment, clinical effectiveness, and tools for applying evidence to practice are emphasized. Strategies for creating a culture of evidence-based practice are embedded in course requirements. Barriers to evidence-based practice are identified. A grade of B or better is needed in order to successfully pass this course.


Admission to the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program