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Service evaluation

Irene Gilsenan Practice development coordinator (evidence-based practice), Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Sheffield

A CPD article improved Irene Gilsenan’s knowledge of service evaluation and its importance for nursing practice

What was the nature of the CPD activity, practice-related feedback and/or event and/or experience in your practice?

The article outlined how nurses could undertake service evaluation projects to examine issues in clinical practice. It explained how service evaluations differ from clinical audits and research activities, and discussed the elements of effective practice when undertaking such projects.

Nursing Standard. 32, 13, 64-65. doi: 10.7748/ns.32.13.64.s36

This reflective account is based on NS891 Moule P, Armoogum J, Douglass E et al (2017) Evaluation and its importance for nursing practice. Nursing Standard. 31, 35, 55-62

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