Registed Nurses' Association of Ontario


All nurses, allied health and other health-care providers, living and/or working in Ontario are eligible to attend Best Practice Champions® Workshops.

Best Practice Champions are individuals from a health-care organization or an academic setting who:

  • supports the use of BPGs and other evidence-based resources to inform clinical practice and decision-making (Grinspun & Bajnok, 2018)
  • volunteer or, are selected to support practice change and decision-making through the use of Best Practice Guidelines (BPGs) and other evidence-based resources
  • are passionate about best practices and support, influence the uptake and advocate for practice change that leads to optimal health outcomes
  • seek to acquire the evidence-based skills and knowledge to support the effective implementation of best practices in the workplace
  • come from a variety of roles and health disciplines 

Level 1 Workshop

This Free, interactive workshop prepares you to be a best practice Champion. You will learn why evidenced-based practice is important and how you can 'champion' best practices in your organization using RNAO's Toolkit: Implementation of Clinical Practice Guidelines. Topics include how to conduct a gap analysis, engage stakeholders, and develop tailored implementation strategies and plan for evaluation and sustainability.

Host a Champions Workshop
To host a Champions workshop for the 2020/2021 year, please click here.

See the events calendar for upcoming workshopsGet more information on the Best Practice Champions Workshop; including upcoming dates and locations and to access of ongoing information and resources.