Significance of outcomes (quality measures) in healthcare

This assignment focuses on the development of the project question and outcomes (quality measures) using variables or research concepts.  Questions and outcomes (quality measures) are used to direct the project focus.  Using your own DNP project, review your project question and 3 outcome measures that are relevant to the focus and are in alignment with the development guidelines as noted in Silva and Terhaar (Chapter 5).  Also review Silva and Terhaar page 12 for a discussion of variables.

Significance of outcomes (quality measures) in healthcare

  1. The following sections should be included and denoted through APA section headings in the paper:
    1. Significance of outcomes (quality measures) in healthcare
    1. Brief description of personal project topic and project question
    1. Develop three outcomes (quality measures) for the topic discussed
    1. Discuss what variables will be needed for your quality measures and how they support your project question.
      1. Quality measure 1/variable(s)/alignment with outcomes and project question
      1. Quality measure 2/ variable(s)/alignment with outcomes and project question
      1. Quality measure 3/ variable(s)/alignment with outcomes and project question

Significance of outcomes (quality measures) in healthcare

RUBRIC: 10 pts

Exceptional

A comprehensive introduction to the significance of the question and objectives of a scholarly project. All aspects of the vital elements of the question and objectives are noted.

10 pts

Exceptional

A comprehensive project question utilizing guidelines which are appropriate based on research scenario provided. Is thoroughly written.

10 pts

Exceptional

Exemplary objectives are developed, utilizing appropriate guidelines are. Level of importance is considered. Awareness of relevant terms is noted.

10 pts

Exceptional

10 points: Comprehensive application of the results to the body of nursing knowledge through translation of evidence and transferability is discussed. A contrasting example that produces generalizable evidence is discussed.