Document Type

White Paper

Original Publication Date



Based on the VCUHS Nursing Inquiry Process Diagram (2009)

Date of Submission

July 2015


This diagram outlines the nursing inquiry process when it comes to answering questions that arise in the clinical setting. The diagram shows how a nurse proceeds through the process and when the question is answered though either a evidence based practice project (EBP), a performance improvement (PI) project or when it becomes a research project.

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VCU Libraries Faculty and Staff Publications

VCUHS Inquiry Process Diagram - Black and White.pdf (283 kB)
Black and White Version - Good for Printing