Research and innovation
Information and resources on using and developing research to enhance practice
High quality nursing research and support to innovate and use evidence in practice, enables nurses and those who work with them to develop new knowledge and nursing practice, and to ultimately transform patient care.We are determined to maximize the opportunity for research and innovation to positively impact on the care experienced by patients and their families, and ensure our members gain fully from the support we offer to their decision making as professionals. We are significantly increasing our members' access to the right standards, knowledge and information to support high quality care and drive improvements in practice.
Use knowledge in practice and policy
Build a dynamic knowledge base of sufficient coverage and depth
Assure a knowledge base of breadth and rigour
Share the knowledge we have and enhance ways to access and contribute to it
Research and innovation bulletin
Keep up to date with all the latest developments in nursing research by signing up to the RCN’s fortnightly research and innovation bulletin.