Stanford Health Care (SHC) is committed to improving patient outcomes by promoting a culture of nursing excellence. Our participation in and contributions to both the national and international organizations responsible for researching and disseminating the science behind best nursing practices is critical to our organization's success. As the nursing profession continues to evolve to meet the ever increasing health care demands for improvements in population health, SHC Nursing is dedicated to supporting our team in the rigorous training, research, and innovation necessary to best serve our patients.
We invite you to explore some of the organizations dedicated to nursing research.
The Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science is a consortium of research groups to support national and international nursing science development and dissemination. SHC is an institutional member.
National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) is one of institutes in the National Institutes of Health (NIH). NINR focuses on expanding nursing research in health promotion and improvement. NINR supports research and research training on health and illness across the lifespan.
Joanna Briggs Institute (JBI) is an international organization disseminating evidence of effective healthcare practices to improve population health. SHC through the SHC-UCSF consortium holds a subscription.