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Plan, implement, and evaluate nursing and other allied health provider research and evidence-based practice (EBP) activities, to promote the delivery of quality patient care and improved patient outcomes.
Conduct a clinical research needs assessment as indicated. Uses results to construct a strategic plan to implement clinical research for nursing and other disciplines, aligned with the strategic mission and goals of the hospital.
Identify opportunities and apply for research funding. Also, assist departments and individual health care professionals to apply and obtain funding for research projects and activities.
Provide leadership for research and evidence-based practice education to clinical staff, including both formal classes and informal sessions.
Promote, support, and facilitate individuals engaging in research activities to advance practice: evidence-based practice, the conduct of research, translation of research into practice, and the dissemination of research results.
Act as administrative liaison, and serve as a leader, providing guidance, leadership, and support for activities.
Provide leadership for the planning and coordination of the annual research symposium.
Identify opportunities and applies for research funding. Also assist departments and individual health care professionals to apply and obtain funding for research projects and activities.
Foster the development of a practice environment conducive to the conduct of research and evidence-based practice.
Participate in or lead collaborative multidisciplinary research and EBP projects.
Mentor nurses and other health care professionals in the dissemination of research and EBP projects through poster presentations, podium presentations, and manuscript submission.
DNP or PhD in Nursing, or actively enrolled in a DNP or PhD program with a Nursing focus
5 years' experience in a leadership role.
Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Colorado
Two years' experience conducting and facilitating research activities.
Grant writing experience.
Knowledge of general nursing theory, standards, and practices.
Demonstrated excellence in interpersonal written and verbal communication
Demonstrated ability to function independently and show initiative
Personal computer skills with knowledge of various software applications.
With award-winning hospitals and facilities serving the entire Front Range, University of Colorado Health is the state's largest and most innovative health system. By integrating the strengths of academic medicine with the finest community health care, we're able to push the boundaries of medicine and offer our employees endless career opportunities. Here, there are no limits, except those you place on yourself. Everyone is united by their passion for discovery and their commitment to improving patients' lives.
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With award-winning hospitals and facilities serving the entire Front Range, University of Colorado Health is the state’s largest and most innovative health system. By integrating the strengths of academic medicine with the finest community health care, we’re able to push the boundaries of medicine and offer our employees endless career opportunities. Here, there are no limits, except those you pla...ce on yourself. Everyone is united by their passion for discovery and their commitment to improving patients’ lives.