The Open UniversitySkip to content

Disseminating best practice through workshops

Price, B. (2010). Disseminating best practice through workshops. Nursing Standard, 24(28) pp. 35–41.

Google Scholar: Look up in Google Scholar


This article, the fourth in a five-part series, explores the ways in which best practice might be successfully disseminated through workshops. A workshop provides an exciting opportunity to engage nurses in new ways of thinking and the exploration of ideas applied to practice. It involves the nurse innovator in managing a learning experience that enables colleagues to explore their current and possible future practice. The article describes the different types of workshops available, the role of the workshop leader and the sorts of activities that might be used to encourage participation and practice development.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2010 RCN Publishing Company Ltd.
ISSN: 0029-6570
Keywords: practice dissemination; nursing; workshops; best practice; education - methods; reflection
Academic Unit/Department: Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) > Health, Wellbeing and Social Care
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Item ID: 35555
Depositing User: Robert Price
Date Deposited: 27 Nov 2012 15:43
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 11:23
Share this page:

▼ Automated document suggestions from open access sources

Actions (login may be required)

Policies | Disclaimer

© The Open University   + 44 (0)870 333 4340