In collaboration with your approved course mentor, you will identify
a specific evidence-based practice proposal topic for the capstone
project. Consider the clinical environment in which you are currently
working or have recently worked. The capstone project topic can be a
clinical practice problem, an organizational issue, a quality
improvement suggestion, a leadership initiative, or an educational
need appropriate to your area of interest as well as your practice
immersion (practicum) setting. Examples of the integration of
community health, leadership, and an EBP can be found on the
“Educational and Community-Based Programs” page of the Healthy
People 2020 website.
Write a 500-750 word description of your proposed capstone project
topic. Make sure to include the following:
- The problem, issue, suggestion, initiative, or educational
need that will be the focus of the project
- The setting or
context in which the problem, issue, suggestion, initiative, or
educational need can be observed.
- A description providing a
high level of detail regarding the problem, issue, suggestion,
initiative, or educational need.
- Impact of the problem,
issue, suggestion, initiative, or educational need on the work
environment, the quality of care provided by staff, and patient
- Significance of the problem, issue, suggestion,
initiative, or educational need and its implications to
- A proposed solution to the identified project
You are required to retrieve and assess a minimum of 8 peer-reviewed
articles. Plan your time accordingly to complete this assignment.
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA
Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer
to the directions in the Student Success Center.