Identify and discuss clinical pathways and how they relate to your chosen illness

Activity 5

Evidence-Based Practice and Case Management

Using your chosen chronic illness from the list below,

  • Hypertension
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Diabetes Mellitus type 2
  • Childhood Asthma

you will explore the use of evidence-based practice and how it is incorporated into case management patient care guidelines and pathways.

  • Identify and discuss current best practices. Address the importance of basing case management on current evidence.
  • Identify and evaluate published guidelines.
  • Identify and discuss clinical pathways and how they relate to your chosen illness.

Reading and Resources

Additional Instructions:

  • All submissions should have a title page and reference page.
  • Utilize a minimum of two scholarly resources.
  • Adhere to grammar, spelling and punctuation criteria.
  • Adhere to APA compliance guidelines.
  • Adhere to the chosen Submission Option for Delivery of Activity guidelines.

 

Submission Options:

Choose One: Instructions:
Paper
  • 4 to 6-page paper. Include title and reference pages.
Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation
  • 8 to 10 slides. Add title and reference slides.
  • Follow Rules of 7.
Other media (Prezi, etc.) presentation
  • 8 to 10 slides with speaker notes. Add title and reference slides.
  • Follow Rules of 7.
Video Presentation
  • 5 to 8-minute video presentation.
  • Attach reference page or include in video.
  • Professional appearance and background.
  • Video submissions must include a script in Word format, submitted through Turnitin for an Originality Report.
Table
  • Table with appropriate columns and headers.
  • Include title and reference pages.
Graphs or other illustrations
  • Graphs or illustrations with appropriate labels. Include title and reference pages.
Poster
  • Poster utilizing any applicable poster template. Include visual graphics/images/other formats for visual appeal. Include appropriate title and references on poster.
Note: Title and reference pages/slides do not count towards the count requirements.