Wendy Gifford

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ottawa
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Developing team leadership to facilitate guideline utilization: planning and evaluating a 3-month intervention strategy
    Wendy Gifford
    University of Ottawa, Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Nursing, Ottawa, Canada
    J Nurs Manag 19:121-32. 2011
  2. pmc Managerial leadership for research use in nursing and allied health care professions: a narrative synthesis protocol
    Wendy A Gifford
    The University of Ottawa, 451 Smyth Road, K1H 8M5 Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Syst Rev 3:57. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Multi-level barriers analysis to promote guideline based nursing care: a leadership strategy from home health care
    Wendy A Gifford
    School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Manag 21:762-70. 2013
  4. pmc Correctional nursing: a study protocol to develop an educational intervention to optimize nursing practice in a unique context
    Joan Almost
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, 92 Barrie Street, Kingston, ON K7L 3N6, Canada
    Implement Sci 8:71. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Developing leadership capacity for guideline use: a pilot cluster randomized control trial
    Wendy A Gifford
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 10:51-65. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing best-practice guideline implementation: lessons learned from administrators, nursing staff, and project leaders
    Jenny Ploeg
    School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 4:210-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Managerial leadership for nurses' use of research evidence: an integrative review of the literature
    Wendy Gifford
    University of Ottawa, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 4:126-45. 2007
  8. pmc Spreading and sustaining best practices for home care of older adults: a grounded theory study
    Jenny Ploeg
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, Aging, Community and Health Research Unit, Department of Health, Aging and Society, McMaster University, 1280 Main Street West, Room HSc3N25C, Hamilton L8S 4K1, ON, Canada
    Implement Sci 9:162. 2014
  9. doi request reprint An organizational intervention to influence evidence-informed decision making in home health nursing
    Wendy Gifford
    Author Affiliations Assistant Professor, University of Ottawa, and associate researcher, Saint Elizabeth, Ottawa Dr Gifford Chief Clinical Executive and Senior VP, Knowledge and Practice, Saint Elizabeth, Markham Ms Lefebre and Full Professor and Codirector, Nursing Best Practice Research Center, University of Ottawa Dr Davies, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Adm 44:395-402. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Ottawa Panel Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines for Foot Care in the Management of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
    Lucie Brosseau
    Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 97:1163-1181.e14. 2016

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Developing team leadership to facilitate guideline utilization: planning and evaluating a 3-month intervention strategy
    Wendy Gifford
    University of Ottawa, Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Nursing, Ottawa, Canada
    J Nurs Manag 19:121-32. 2011
    ..Research describes leadership as important to guideline use. Yet interventions to develop current and future leaders for this purpose are not well understood...
  2. pmc Managerial leadership for research use in nursing and allied health care professions: a narrative synthesis protocol
    Wendy A Gifford
    The University of Ottawa, 451 Smyth Road, K1H 8M5 Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Syst Rev 3:57. 2014
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  3. doi request reprint Multi-level barriers analysis to promote guideline based nursing care: a leadership strategy from home health care
    Wendy A Gifford
    School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Manag 21:762-70. 2013
    ..Understanding the types of barriers that exist when implementing change can assist healthcare managers to tailor implementation strategies for optimal patient outcomes...
  4. pmc Correctional nursing: a study protocol to develop an educational intervention to optimize nursing practice in a unique context
    Joan Almost
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, 92 Barrie Street, Kingston, ON K7L 3N6, Canada
    Implement Sci 8:71. 2013
    ..The purpose of the proposed study is to develop an educational intervention for correctional nurses to support the provision of evidence-informed care...
  5. doi request reprint Developing leadership capacity for guideline use: a pilot cluster randomized control trial
    Wendy A Gifford
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 10:51-65. 2013
    ..The importance of leadership to influence nurses' use of clinical guidelines has been well documented. However, little is known about how to develop and evaluate leadership interventions for guideline use...
  6. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing best-practice guideline implementation: lessons learned from administrators, nursing staff, and project leaders
    Jenny Ploeg
    School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 4:210-9. 2007
    ..A sound understanding of barriers and facilitators is critical for development of effective and targeted guideline implementation strategies...
  7. ncbi request reprint Managerial leadership for nurses' use of research evidence: an integrative review of the literature
    Wendy Gifford
    University of Ottawa, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 4:126-45. 2007
    ..Yet minimal evidence exists indicating what constitutes effective nursing leadership for this purpose, or what kinds of interventions help leaders to successfully influence research-based care...
  8. pmc Spreading and sustaining best practices for home care of older adults: a grounded theory study
    Jenny Ploeg
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, Aging, Community and Health Research Unit, Department of Health, Aging and Society, McMaster University, 1280 Main Street West, Room HSc3N25C, Hamilton L8S 4K1, ON, Canada
    Implement Sci 9:162. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to understand how best practices related to older adults are spread within home care organizations...
  9. doi request reprint An organizational intervention to influence evidence-informed decision making in home health nursing
    Wendy Gifford
    Author Affiliations Assistant Professor, University of Ottawa, and associate researcher, Saint Elizabeth, Ottawa Dr Gifford Chief Clinical Executive and Senior VP, Knowledge and Practice, Saint Elizabeth, Markham Ms Lefebre and Full Professor and Codirector, Nursing Best Practice Research Center, University of Ottawa Dr Davies, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Adm 44:395-402. 2014
    ..The aims of this study were to field test and evaluate a series of organizational strategies to promote evidence-informed decision making (EIDM) by nurse managers and clinical leaders in home healthcare...
  10. doi request reprint Ottawa Panel Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines for Foot Care in the Management of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
    Lucie Brosseau
    Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 97:1163-1181.e14. 2016
    ..To create evidence-based guidelines evaluating foot care interventions for the management of juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA)...