If you believe that a guideline might help you address a clinical problem, you will want to discover whether a guideline exists that addresses your area of clinical concern.
The next step is to develop the skills to track down the appropriate guideline. This learning opportunity will help you develop a search strategy and identify the locations where you can look for guidelines.
Select one of the following options to get you started.
It might be best to work through the different learning sections as an introduction to finding a guideline.
Guideline websites can be structured in different ways and can be stored in different media. Take a look at a guidelines website.
You might feel you can skip this step but why not try this activity to ensure you know where to find a guideline?
The next move: leading interprofessional collaboration
Collaborative practice is becoming the norm but to achieve this goal changes are needed in attitudes, in operations and in systems. We all have to recognize the importance of working with government, unions, regulators and other stakeholders.
Influenza is a serious illness that disproportionately affects certain populations who have a higher risk of complications. Influenza immunization, as the most effective method of preventing the flu, allows health-care workers to protect themselves, their families and those in their care.
Have You Thought About the Social Determinants of Health?
The health of Canadians is not shaped primarily by the medical treatments they receive or the lifestyle choices they make but by the living conditions they experience. These conditions have come to be known as the social determinants of health.
The resources within this section are offered to inform your cultural awareness, competency, and safety so as to enhance your capabilities to work with your clients in addressing their health and wellness needs