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Alternatives to RCTs

Randomized Controlled Trials (RCTs) have long been the gold standard in clinical research representing the best of what is known of research methodology.

Pediatric Special Interest Group

The first meeting of the Improvement Science Research Network’s Pediatric Special Interest Group (SIG) was held at a breakfast meeting during the 2013 Improvement Science Summit.

Consolidated Framework for Implementation Research (CFIR)

Many organizations struggle with the implementation of known best practices and quality improvement interventions.

Academic-Practice Partnerships: A Backbone for Improvement

The 2010 Institute of Medicine’s Future of Nursing Report generated a sense of urgency to strengthen nursing practice and directed attention to the future of nursing education.

Avoiding Workarounds through Systems Design - Anita Tucker Answers Your Questions

On October 30, 2013, Anita Tucker, ISRN Steering Council member and Associate Professor of Business Administration at the Harvard Business School presented a web seminar titled “Avoiding Work

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Who's Transforming Healthcare on Metrics That Matter?

April 5, 2016

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Presenters:

Miriam Bender, PhD, RN, University of California Irvine

Linda Roussel, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, CNL, The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Marjory (Micki) Williams, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, Central Texas Veterans Health Care System, Temple, Texas

Web Seminar Series:

Wrestling Readmissions to the Mat: Evidence and Efforts
 
Part 3: November 18, 2015
 
What Works in Readmissions Reduction: How Hospitals Have Improved Performance
 
Amanda Brewster, PhD
Yale Global Health Leadership Institute
 
 
Part 2: August 13, 2015
 
Discharge Readiness as a Nurse Sensitive Indicator
 
Kathleen Bobay, PhD, RN, NEA-BC
Marquette University, College of Nursing
 
 
Part 1: June 10, 2015
 
Project C.A.R.E.
 
Gulsham Sharma, MD
UTMB Galveston
 

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