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Evidence Based Practice
In this presentation Evidence Based Practice will be discussed.
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Kara Mincy, RN takes the fear out of research and demonstrates how Evidence Based Practice, or clinical practices based on research, supports improved outcomes and better care. 

Objectives

 

By the end of the session the participant will be able to:

  1. Define Evidence Based Practice (EBP) as it relates to clinical practice.
  2. Provide examples of how EBP benefits clinical practice and patient care.
  3. Transform care that is not EBP using the EBP model.

Biographical Info

Kara Mincey, BSN, RN, CHPN, CRS is the clinical nurse manager at the Longevity Center at UAMS. Her background includes several years as an NICU nurse and as a member of the Nursing Research Council. 

Speaker Disclosures:
The planners, speakers, moderators, peer reviewers and /or panelists of this CME activity have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Instructions to obtain credit:

  1. Complete the pre-test
  2. View the entire activity online
  3. Check completion box
  4. Complete the post-test (must pass the post-test to receive credit)
  5. Complete Evaluation
  6. Print certificate or transcript (Available in the “My Profile” tab).

System Requirements - PC
Participants must have Internet access and the correct browser software. If your browser is not current, please click on the specific link below to download the appropriate software (free of charge).

PC
Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view handouts.
Windows XP or greater
Sound Card & Speakers
800 x 600 Minimum Monitor Resolution
(1024 x 768 Recommended)
Flash Player Plug-in (9.0 or later)
Check your version
here.
Internet Explorer 8
Mozilla Firefox 21
Google Chrome 30.0.1599.101
Safari 5.1.7

System Requirements - MAC
Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view handouts.
Mac OS 10.4
Sound Card & Speakers
800 x 600 Minimum Monitor Resolution
(1024 x 768 Recommended)
Flash Player Plug-in (9.0 or later)
Check your version
here.
Internet Explorer 8
Mozilla Firefox 21
Google Chrome 30.0.1599.101
Safari 5.1.7 

Other Recommended Multimedia Plug-ins:
Windows Media
Real Player(TM) (Latest Version)

ANCC Accreditation Statement:
Center of Distance Health, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission of Accreditation

Learn OnDemand Contact Us:
For information regarding this educational activity or website, please contact:

UAMS Center for Distance Health
4301 W. Markham #519
Little Rock, AR 72205
E-mail
cdheducation@uams.edu
Toll Free: 1-855-CDH-ED4U

Type:  Internet Activity (Enduring Material)
16 Registered Users
Credits
1 Hours> Non-Accredited

1 Contact Hours> American Nurses Credentialing Center> ANCC