DNP Capstone Projects: Exemplars of Excellence in Practice

Springer Publishing Company - The book analyzes the components of these exemplary capstones to demonstrate how each has provided leadership for change in practice, contributed to advocacy and policy change, promoted interdisciplinary collaboration, and enhanced quality improvement in health care systems. Key features: focuses on a wide range of exemplary, completed dnp capstone projects Provides a roadmap for excellence in creating capstone projects Analyzes components of capstones that have effected positive change Includes strategies for implementing evidence-based practices for nurses and other health care providers Highlights DNP leadership and resulting positive changes in clinical practice Springer Publishing Company.

It includes wonderful examples of exciting scholarship, but also illustrates how the evidence is then translated into clinical practice. This is a wonderful resource for students completing a DNP degree. It demonstrates the impact that a well-conceived capstone project can have on facilitating change and addresses all program, policy, administrative, and clinical issues that DNP students may encounter during the capstone process.

DNP Capstone Projects: Exemplars of Excellence in Practice - This unique book not only explains the introduction of the Doctor of Nursing Practice DNP role but also bridges the DNP essentials with the evidence-based practice framework. Weighted numerical score: 100 - 5 stars! kathleen woodruff doody's Medical Reviews With a unique focus on exemplary, this book delivers key information on designing, constructing, completed DNP capstone projects, and completing a high quality capstone project.

It is an excellent book for expanding the understanding of the capstone project and the importance of dissemination of nursing knowledge to improve patient care and outcomes.





The Doctor of Nursing Practice Scholarly Project: A Framework for Success

Jones & Bartlett Learning - The second edition provides an updated historical perspective of the DNP degree and guides students on the development of the scholarly project. The text provides a roadmap for DNP students to use on their journey from project conception through completion and dissemination. The overall goal of the second edition is to introduce a process that will help students work through their project, resolve project variability across programs, and assist faculty and others working with DNP students as they complete their scholarly work.

The doctor of nursing practice scholarly project: A Framework for Success, Second Edition focuses on assisting students and faculty with creating a system for the completion of the DNP scholarly project. Lastly, it focuses on project evaluation and outcomes as well as how the scholarly project contributes to evidence-based nursing practice.

The Doctor of Nursing Practice Scholarly Project: A Framework for Success - This text is intended for practical application and provides the framework for the scholarly work process. Key features: sample manuscript for student reference New chapter on scholarly project toolsAction plans found at the conclusion of each chapterUpdated interviews from practicing DNP graduatesInstructor Resources Include: Instructor's ManualPowerPoint presentations.





Proposal Writing for Clinical Nursing and DNP Projects

Springer Publishing Company - Using the same three-part organization to walk through the intricacies of planning, writing, and completing scholarly project proposals, this new edition also adds new key features to keep readers engaged with the text and their own ongoing or forthcoming proposal. Health care professionals in advanced practice are increasingly being asked to be able to deliver clinical project proposals using best evidence for advancing quality patient care.

Reflective questions, exemplars, tips for completing proposals, and reader activities throughout the book facilitate readers’ greater understanding of projects and subsequent proposals. New to the second edition:a new chapter on quality improvement conceptsadvice from dnp students who have themselves completed proposalschapter updates and edits for enhanced clarityWebsites for additional learningNew information specific to the DNP project based on guidance from the AACNIncreased emphasis on the Project Triangle, an important foundational structureKey Features:Provides topflight guidance in proposal writing for nursing capstones and clinical projectsDetails parameters for integrating scholarship with clearly communicated professional objectivesContains numerous writing prompts and questions that guide students in reflective scholarly writingOffers examples of good writing, reflective questions, and tools for self-assessmentOffers helpful tips for making proposals concise yet complete .

This practical, concise, and accessible guide for graduate students and advanced clinicians delivers step-by-step guidelines for integrating research and best evidence to produce concise, well-written project proposals. Chapters have been updated to include websites for additional learning, as well as advice from DNP students who have themselves successfully completed project proposals.

Proposal Writing for Clinical Nursing and DNP Projects - With the same “must know” clinical scholarship tools of the first edition, this revision provides practical guidelines of common project models for developing and writing a tight proposal from start to finish while leaving room for the unique nature of most clinical project topics. The second edition includes a completely new chapter on quality improvement concepts, new project proposal abstracts, and new information specific to the DNP project from the AACN.





The Doctor of Nursing Practice Essentials

Jones & Bartlett Learning - The text is written for current DNP students as well as those considering the degree program. It also serves as a fantastic reference for professionals and those who have already completed a DNP program. The newly revised third edition of the doctor of nursing practice essentials: A New Model for Advanced Practice Nursing is the first text of its kind and is modeled after the eight DNP Essentials as outlined by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing AACN.

Each section discusses the materials relevant to an element of the Essentials document and advises on the steps necessary to fulfill the requirements of the degree. Key revisions for the new third edition will include:•updated chapters•expansion and emphasis on quality analysis and models, including statistical analysis methods and models •Incorporation of adult learning theory•Additional emphasis on the role of the nursing professional •The addition of information literacy in the chapter on the DNP project needs assessment section•Addition of the Squire Guidelines as they apply to dissemination, and the expansion of the section on dissemination•Addition of information literacy as it relates to the DNP scholarly project •Expansion of inter and intra professional collaboration as it relates to the project•Information on the scholarly project committee Jones Bartlett Learning.





Evidence-Based Practice in Nursing & Healthcare: A Guide to Best Practice

LWW - Written in a straightforward, conversational style, Evidence-Based Practice in Nursing & Healthcare delivers real-world examples and meaningful strategies in every chapter to help you confidently meet today’s clinical challenges and ensure positive patient outcomes. Clinical scenarios clarify the EBP process and enhance your rapid appraisal capabilities.

New! chapters reflect the most current implications of EBP on health policy and the context, content, and outcomes of implementing EBP competencies in clinical and academic settings. Evidence-based practice in nursing & healthcare: a guide to best practice, faan and ellen fineout-overholt, rn, FAANP, 4th EditionBernadette Mazurek Melnyk, RN, FNAP, PhD, APRN-CNP, FNAP, PhD, FAAN Enhance your clinical decision-making capabilities and improve patient outcomes through evidence-based practice.

Evidence-Based Practice in Nursing & Healthcare: A Guide to Best Practice - Develop the skills and knowledge you need to make evidence-based practice EBP an integral part of your clinical decision-making and everyday nursing practice with this proven, approachable text. Making ebp real features continue to end each unit with real-world examples that demonstrate the principles of EBP applied.

Ebp fast facts reinforce key points at a glance. New! learning objectives and ebp terms to Learn at both the unit and chapter levels help you study efficiently and stay focused on essential concepts and vocabulary. New! making connections: an ebp exemplar opens each unit, immersing you in an unfolding case study of EBP in real-life practice.

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Johns Hopkins Nursing Evidence-Based Practice, Third Edition: Model and Guidelines

SIGMA Theta Tau International - Key features of the johns hopkins nursing ebp model include:new: tips for using the newly updated johns hopkins nursing ebp model and guidelinesnew: tips on seeking funding for the advancement of interprofessional collaboration and teamworkNEW: Tools to guide the EBP process, such as Stakeholder Analysis, Action Planning, nurse managers, Intervention, and Translation PET approach to EBP projectsOverview of the Patient, Comparison, and DisseminationExplanation of the Practice question, bedside nurses, and Outcome PICO approach to EBP question developmentCreation of a supportive infrastructure for building an EBP nursing environmentExemplars detailing real-world EBP experiencesCNOs, Evidence, and students alike have successfully transformed their practices and improved patient care using Johns Hopkins Nursing Evidence-Based Practice: Model and Guidelines.

Authors deborah Dang and Sandra L. Jones Bartlett Learning. This fully revised third edition builds on the strength of the first two editions with updated content based on more than a decade of the models use and refinement in real-life settings. Johns hopkins nursing evidence-based Practice: Model and Guidelines has proven to be one of the most foundational books on EBP in nursing.

Johns Hopkins Nursing Evidence-Based Practice, Third Edition: Model and Guidelines - Dearholt also incorporated feedback from nurses around the world.





The Doctor of Nursing Practice Project: A Framework for Success

Jones & Bartlett Learning - Coverage of the scholarly project tools and exemplars which highlight the variety of work by DNP nurses are also found throughout the text. The third edition is intended for practical application and remains focused on the scholarly project. This chapter covers how policy impacts practice, how the DNP nurse is the leader of the profession, their role as it relates to advocacy, the connection of the DNP project and health policy and concludes with an action plan.

The doctor of nursing practice project: a framework for Success, Third Edition provides the foundation for the scholarly process enabling DNP students to work through their project in a more effective, efficient manner. Key featuresupdated historical perspectives overview of project variabilityCoverage of project sustainability and measures of impactNew chapter on health policy Navigate Essentials Package which will feature digital versions of the project tools Jones Bartlett Learning.

The Doctor of Nursing Practice Project: A Framework for Success - . In addition, it specifically outlines how the project has been used to prepare clinical scholars for practice, a focus seen nationally. A new chapter on health policy highlights the DNP core competencies that are used to advocate for healthcare policy change.





Writing for Publication in Nursing

Springer Publishing Company - The completely updated fourth edition expands the content on conducting and writing systematic, integrative, and literature reviews; disseminating evidence and writing papers on clinical topics; and reporting quality-improvement studies. Also included are electronic versions of useful forms and updated web resources relevant to each chapter.

Chapters feature helpful tables, figures, and illustrations; learner exercises to guide development of competencies; and discussion topics designed to address the variety of challenges posed when writing for publication. It provides new examples of excellent writing from a varied selection of nursing journals.

Writing for Publication in Nursing - It is a great reference for authors at all levels. Score: 100, and faculty―guides users through the entire process of writing evidence-based research papers and journal articles, Five Stars--Doody's Medical ReviewsThis in-depth resource on writing for nurses―clinicians, disseminating clinical project findings and innovations, researchers, graduate students, and preparing manuscripts for publication.

The print version of the book includes searchable digital access to entire contents. New to the fourth edition:updated chapters and new examples from a wide variety of nursing journalsexpanded content on conducting and writing systematic, chapters, and course assignments into manuscriptsdetails the submission, powerPoints, review, and other forms of writingIncludes tips for turning dissertations, and publication processesIncludes a module for online courses in each chapterIncludes Instructor’s Manual, integrative, quality-improvement, and articlesExpanded discussion and examples of searchable databasesElectronic versions of useful formsUpdated web resources in each chapter and in an appendixKey Features:Takes the reader step by step through the entire process of writing for publicationCovers conducting and writing a literature review and writing research, and clinical practice articlesDelivers strategies for writing all types of journal articles, case reports, editorial review, evidencebased practice, and literature reviewsGuidelines for reporting different types of researchCriteria for evaluating the quality of a nursing journal and avoiding predatory journalsExamination of open-access journal marketsStrategies for interprofessional collaborationUpdated content on quality-improvement reportingTips to avoid plagiarismGuidance on writing case studies, policy papers, books, DNP projects, and sample syllabus Jones Bartlett Learning.

Woven throughout is an explanation of current writing guidelines for research such as CONSORT and PRISMA.





Health Care Budgeting and Financial Management

Praeger - In today's chaotic health reform environment, supply, it is especially important for non-financial health care managers to have a practical guide to the tools and concepts they need to manage their human, and equipment resources. Offers simple and complex financial terms and concepts in an easily digestible and comprehensive formatProvides relatable real-world examples to illustrate conceptsUpdates the highly regarded and widely used text, Health Care Budgeting and Financial Management for Non-Financial ManagersSupplies the perspective of a person managing resources rather than that of an academic theoristOffers a unique perspective connecting clinical, operational, and financial themes Jones Bartlett Learning.





The Doctor of Nursing Practice: A Guidebook for Role Development and Professional Issues

Jones & Bartlett Learning - This text covers potential roles of the DNP graduate, educator, including leader, clinician, ethical consultant, and health policy advocate. Conversational in tone, including leader, educator, ethical consultant, the Fourth Edition covers potential roles of the DNP graduate, clinician, and health policy advocate.

New to the fourth edition: new chapters on role modeling via storytelling Interviews with DNP-prepared nurses in various fieldsNew content focused on writing as a DNP Jones Bartlett Learning. The doctor of nursing practice: a guidebook for Role Development and Professional Issues, Fourth Edition is a comprehensive guidebook for role development of the DNP student.





Proposal Writing for Nursing Capstones and Clinical Projects

Springer Publishing Company - The only resource of its kind, this is a practical guide for MSN project students and DNP capstone students who must plan and organize their clinical projects into quality proposals. Key features: provides topflight guidance in proposal writing for nursing capstones and clinical projects Details parameters for integrating scholarship with clearly communicated professional objectives Contains numerous writing prompts and questions that guide students in reflective scholarly writing Includes a project triangle framework, examples of good writing, exercises to jump-start the process, reflective questions, and tools for self-assessment Offers helpful tips for making proposals concise yet complete Jones Bartlett Learning.

. The text includes an overview of basic scholarly approaches required for professional communication that support a diverse array of clinical project topics. The book's "how-to" approach helps to demystify the organization and packaging of advanced practice clinical projects into tight proposals. Additionally, the book provides plentiful checklists, examples of good writing, five exercises that jump-start the process, and additional resources for further study.

Proposal Writing for Nursing Capstones and Clinical Projects - It provides the requisite guidelines for integrating research and best evidence with clearly communicated professional objectives. Students interact with the content via ongoing prompts and questions that guide them in the kind of reflective writing that facilitates greater understanding of their projects and subsequent proposals.

Chapters are organized into three broad sections with a logical flow toward completion of planning, writing, and communicating a project proposal. Each chapter is consistently organized to include objectives, tips for making proposals concise yet complete, and tools for self-assessment.