U.S. healthcare system could reduce its healthcare spending by a whopping 30% if all patients received evidence-based healthcare.
Every day, 1 in 25 patients acquires an infection at the hospital.
Chief nurse executives report a relatively low rate of evidence-based care at their hospitals.
Evidence-based practice, EBP for short, transcends care approaches based solely on tradition to find strategies based on current science.
Funding will support studies of patient-centered care on various diverse populations
Journal clubs can help nurses stay up to date on the latest evidence-based practice findings.
Implementing evidence-based practices affects the healthcare system in more ways than one.