Research and Evidence – Support the Need for a Change
For this assignment, find research evidence in the literature and/or professional journals supporting the need for your proposed change.
Consider any research, clinical processes, policies, regulating bodies, and clinical guidelines that relate to your chosen issue or problem.
Search the library and select at least three original research articles which will support your project.
Write a summary for each article of the three articles that you have selected. Please submit the entire assignment as one paper. You will submit the three summaries, and each article summary should contain a minimum of 350 words. The articles must be:
1) Peer reviewed
2) Recent (published within 5-7 years)
3) Statistically significant
In addition, select at least two current guidelines or regulations that may regulate your project. Write a summary for each guideline you have selected. Each guideline summary should contain a minimum of 350 words.
Respond to the following in a minimum of 175 words:
“â€˜Things get done only if the data we gather can inform and inspire those in a position to make differenceâ€ (Schmoker, 1996).
How do changes in policies or procedures occur in your workplace? Describe the process in which communication methods or processes affect change. Do you believe the utilization of evidence-based practice (EBP) will promote more or less resistance to change? As a project manager, describe the theory or EBP you would use to support/facilitate the change process.