The use of evidence in everyday healthcare is important as this information helps all professionals provide the best care possible. Consumers can also rely on the care that is being provided by knowing that it is the best possible for them. These are links to a range of evidence-based websites that have lots of information that is useful for nurses and consumers:
The Joanna Briggs Institute (JBI) is the international not-for-profit, research and development centre within the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Adelaide, South Australia. GreenLeaf Consultancy is a member of the Institute.
The Australian College of Nursing is a professional nursing membership-organisation, open to nurses in all settings and at every stage of their career. They advance nurse leadership to enhance health and aged care. GreenLeaf Consultancy is proud to have their education and training program endorsed by the College and display the logo to signify this achievement
The Continence Foundation of Australia exists to serve all Australians by promoting bladder and bowel health. The Continence Foundation is supported by the Australian Government Department of Health under the National Continence Program. GreenLeaf Consultancy is a member of the Foundation.
The International Continence Society is leading continence research and education. The Society has thirteen committees covering different disciplines and areas of incontinence which work on projects relating to the committee's purpose
Australian College of Nursing
International Continence Society
Continence Foundation of Australia