MSN6021 – Biopsychosocial Concepts
for Advanced Nursing Practice I
Week 9 Discussion
Creating Buy-In Through Best Practices
Nurses have an important role in the application,
development, and implementation of clinical best practices. By striving to
improve patient care through best practices, it is possible for nurses to
create buy-in from others through their actions.
In your initial post, address the following. Be sure to
follow the requirements for initial postings found in the Faculty Expectations
Explain the nurse's role in applying, developing, and
implementing clinical best practices within a care setting or interdisciplinary
Describe ways a nurse striving to improve patient care through
best practices can prompt buy-in from their peers, colleagues, and other
In your response post, address one or more of the following.
Be sure to follow the requirements for response posts found in the Faculty
Expectations Message (FEM).
Comment on any similarities or differences between your
discussion response and that of your peer, especially with regard to the
How might the type of nursing position you hold influence
your view on this subject?
Suggest additional ways in which a nurse striving to improve
patient care through best practices can prompt buy-in from peers, colleagues,
and other relevant stakeholders.
How might your peer apply your suggestions to their
This activity will help you achieve the following learning
Explain how interprofessional teamwork will improve the
effectiveness or efficiency of a quality improvement project.
Apply APA formatting.
Use evidence to support claims.
Explain how best practices create buy-in for
Communicate in a way that makes the relevance of a project
compelling to the audience.
Understand the audience.
Identify interprofessional considerations that improve
effectiveness and efficiency.
Discussion Participation Scoring Guide.