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This library tutorial will help you to successfully complete your MHA 801 critical appraisal assignment. Use the tabs at the top of the page to navigate through the tutorial. Upon completion, you should be able to:
Develop a PICO question in support of evidence based practice in health care administration
Locate a peer-reviewed journal article from the primary literature
Identify key information found in a journal article
Determine the level of evidence the journal article represents
Identify resources to support citation practices in APA format
What is Evidence Based Practice?
What is the EBP Process?
EBP - or in our case, evidence-based healthcare management (EBHM) - is a process that always starts and ends with the patient or population and consists of five distinct steps:
Assess the patient/population/problem
Acquire the evidence
Appraise the evidence
Apply the evidence
This library tutorial will focus on asking questions and acquiring and citing the evidence so that you can successfully complete your critical appraisal assignment.