An Evidence Informed Practice Tool is a regional tool based on a practice that has a theoretical body of knowledge, uses the best available scientific evidence in clinical decision-making, uses standardized outcomes measures to evaluate the care provided, and takes account of each person's unique circumstances, including baseline risk, comorbid conditions and personal preferences.
Types of Evidence Informed Practice Tools include:
For information on the process for the development and approval of Evidence Informed Practice Tools, please refer to the current WRHA regional policy on Evidence Informed Practice Tools.
For a checklist on how to develop an Evidence Informed Practice Tool according to the WRHA policy, please click here.
New & Updated
New December 2016: Inducuction of Labour
New December 2016: Wound Bed Preparation
Updated November 2016:Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis CPG: Appendices & References
Updated November 2016:Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis Clinical Practice Guideline
New October 2016:Skin & Wound Photographic Recordings
Updated April 2016:Fetal Scalp Sampling
New June 2016:Medication Pass Nutrition Supplement Program
New June 2016: Fetal Scalp Sampling
New March 2016:Acute Myocardial Infarction Care Map Documents
New March 2016:Child Health Falls Prevention Guidelines
New March 2016: Peripheral Nerve Stimulator: Train of Four Monitoring (Adult)
If you have any questions or comments, please contact Tracy Thiele, WRHA Nursing Initiatives, at 204-926-8029 or firstname.lastname@example.org