Advocate for the protection of human subjects during research.

Assess the credibility of information sources, including but not limited to databases and Internet resources.
Participate in the retrieval, appraisal, and synthesis of evidence with other members of the healthcare team in order to improve patient outcomes.
In planning, implementing, and evaluating care outcomes, consider evidence, clinical judgment, interprofessional perspectives, and patient preferences.
Participate in the gathering, documentation, and dissemination of evidence.
Learn about the process of developing, validating, and endorsing nursing and related healthcare quality and safety measures.
Describe mechanisms for resolving identified practice discrepancies between identified standards and practice, which may have a negative impact on patient outcomes.
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