Select an article from a peer-reviewed nursing journal regarding an EBP process or implementation.
Write a summary of 850 words that includes the following criteria:
An introduction that explains the focus of the article.
A summary of key points of the article.
A list of the steps taken by nursing to develop and implement an EBP.
Application of the learned information to a practice setting where the student either identifies an EBP that has been applied to your setting or a practice problem that would benefit from the implementation of an EBP.
A clear and concise conclusion.
This assignment uses a grading rubric. Instructors will be using the rubric to grade the assignment; therefore, students should review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the assignment criteria and expectations for successful completion of the assignment.
Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide,
15%Introduction gives a clear and complete description of the evidence-based practice project presented in the article.
Summary is comprehensive and completely addresses most of the key points of the article. 20%
List of steps is complete and well-organized, but lacks clear details.
EBP is applied to an appropriate example. Support and justification for effectiveness is explained.25 %
20.0 %Organization and Effectiveness
7.0 %Thesis Development and Purpose
5.0 %Paper Format (Use of appropriate style for the major and assignment)
5.0 %Mechanics of Writing (includes spelling, punctuation, grammar, language use)