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Clinical champions for evidence-based practice are the driving force behind the implementation of innovations in health care settings. They convince others in the clinical setting to accept the new evidence. To do this they disseminate the evidence, advocate for the use of the evidence in practice, build relationships across healthcare teams, navigate boundaries between different team members and professional roles and facilitate consensus on the practicality and validity of the evidence and on how to go about changing practice in accordance with the evidence.

Purpose of Activity

To provide health professionals with information on the role of clinical champions in the adoption of an evidence based approach to practice.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Define evidence based practice.
  2. Define the term "clinical champion."
  3. Describe the role of clinical champions in evidence based practice.
  4. Discuss the process of becoming a clinical champion in evidence based practice.
Price: $15.00


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: JBIEBP19
Published: Mar 2017
Expires: 3/4/2022
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Zoe Jordan, BA, MA, PhD; Zachary Munn, PhD, GDHSc, BMedRad(NucMed); Craig Lockwood, RN, BN, GradDip, MNSc, PhD; Edoardo Aromataris, PhD, BSc(Hons)