Assignment 3: Translate the Evidence into Practice (25 points)
The next steps in the evidence-based practice (EBP) process includes implementing and translating the intervention chosen in the PICOT question (Week 1) into the clinical setting. Pilot projects are often used before implementing a change into an entire organization. Discuss the following questions related to implementing the chosen PICOT intervention as if a pilot test project were being facilitated by the masters prepared nurse:
Briefly explain the problem and the PICOT question and the intervention
Describe the pilot project for the chosen intervention and include:
Explain the who, what, where, when and how of the pilot project
Describe a specific model or framework of change that will be used to facilitate the implementation of the intervention.
Describe the stakeholders and their roles in the pilot project.
Propose two (2) strategies that would promote engagement of the stakeholders in the project.
Discuss a specific practice guideline that supports the intervention.
Identify major organizational resources needed for the pilot project.
Discuss how the outcome of the intervention will be measured.
The scholarly paper should be in narrative format, 5 to 6 pages excluding the title and reference page.
Include an introductory paragraph, purpose statement, and a conclusion.
Include level 1 and 2 headings to organize the paper.
Write the paper in third person, not first person (meaning do not use we or I) and in a scholarly manner. To clarify: I, we, you, me, our may not be used. In addition, describing yourself as the researcher or the author should not be used.
Include a minimum of four (4) professional peer-reviewed scholarly journal references to support the paper (review in Ulrich Periodical Directory) and be less than five (5) years old.
APA format is required (attention to spelling/grammar, a title page, a reference page, and in-text citations).
Submit the assignment to Turnitin prior to the final submission, review the Originality Report, and make any needed changes.
Submit by the posted due date.