Best practices patient care program has an impact, nurses CEO says

Best practices patient care program has an impact, nurses CEO says

Doris Grinspun, the chief executive officer of the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario (RNAO), is spending parts of two days in Kingston this week speaking to and meeting with area registered nurses and nursing students.

Doris Grinspun, the chief executive officer of the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario (RNAO), is spending parts of two days in Kingston this week speaking to and meeting with area registered nurses and nursing students.

Grinspun was the keynote speaker Thursday morning at the annual Nursing Research Conference presented by the RNAO Kingston Chapter, Kingston, Frontenac and Lennox and Addington Public Health, Kingston Health Sciences Centre, Providence Care, Queen’s University and St. Lawrence College.

She also spoke to staff nurses at Kingston General Hospital in the afternoon.

On Friday, she is to attend a nursing executive luncheon.

Grinspun spoke on the impact that evidence-based research is having on patients, nurses and the organizations in which they work.

Grinspun said nurses across Ontario and the world are using RNAO’s best practices guidelines, which are, according to the association, evidence-based tools created by their guideline research and development team.

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