Memorial Hospital ICU
Nursing Research Journal Club
Audience: All Lee Memorial Health System nursing staff.
The Lee Memorial Hospital ICU Nursing Research Journal Club strives to
introduce pertinent nursing research to interested nurses,
supporting and developing staff's research skills to ultimately
enrich nursing practice.
nurses' knowledge of the research process.
nurses' ability to critically evaluate published nursing
an awareness of current nursing research studies.
evaluate current practice based on evidence-based nursing
information with other nursing staff members.
motivate nurses to participate in evidence-based practice
and/or nursing research projects at LMHS
and enhance critical thinking skills.
outcomes: The desired outcome is to improve nurses'
understanding in developing evidence-based practice and
conducting primary nursing research.
of meetings: As scheduled by the Lee Memorial Hospital ICU
Nursing Journal Club Coordinator.
ICU Conference Room, Lee Memorial Hospital.
assignments: The journal article to be reviewed will be
available the first business day of each month.
credits: Application has been made to earn one (1) contact hour for
each journal club meeting attended
Hubbell-Flinn, RN, CCRN
updated: February 10, 2011