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The purpose of this module is to give you greater understanding of the crucial role of evidence-based practice in clinical governance.
Evidence-based health care is the use of 'best' evidence to influence the decisions practitioners make when caring for patients. This evidence can come from research, clinical experience, personal knowledge, patient preference or a combination of any of these.
The goal of evidence-based health care is to promote safe and effective practice while improving practitioner confidence within a continuous learning environment.
This module explores the central debates and challenges surrounding evidence-based practice and helps you to examine the development evidence-based health care in relation to your own practice.
The module aims to:
Overseas students can only apply as part of a programme, not as a stand-alone module.
Entry requirements for BSc Health Sciences (online) programme:
Entry requirements for study as a stand-alone module:
For those students whose first language is not English, the following qualification is also required:
Please note that due to changes in the UKVI's list of SELTs we are no longer able to accept TOEFL as evidence of English language for students who require a CAS as of April 2014.
Julie joined City University London as a Senior Lecturer in Education Development in 2008. In this role she led and developed mentorship provision; developing new modules and more flexible approaches to achieving this award for working nurses and midwives. Although Julie still actively contributes to these modules, her role has taken ...