Faculty of Health

School of Nursing and Midwifery

The Deakin Centre for Quality and Risk Management in Health: A Joanna Briggs Collaborating Centre

Membership of Joanna Briggs Institute (JBI)

Membership of The Joanna Briggs Institute offers online access to a world of evidence at the point of care. Evidence based health care relates to all the health professions - medicine, nursing and allied health - as well as health policy makers, planners and executives. Corporate Members of the Joanna Briggs Institute can access JBI COnNECT +, a unique web based facility that provides online resources and tools to assist patients / residents / clients, their families, health professionals, health care providers and others involved in care, to access, search, appraise, embed, utilise and evaluate evidence-based information in clinical decision making processes.
It includes the following:

  • JBI COnNECT + all nodes (disciplines)
  • JBI database of evidence summaries
  • JBI database of recommended practices
  • JBI on-line practice and policy manual builder
  • Consumer information and pamphlet builder
  • Best Practice information sheets
  • JBI Library of Systematic Reviews
  • Wiley-Blackwell International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare
  • Clinical Audit tool (JBI PACES including GRiP)
  • Critical Appraisal tool and library of appraisals (JBI RAPid and RAPmaker)
  • Outcome on-line tool (JBI POOL and JBI COOL)
  • PACEsetterS quarterly magazine and back issues
  • JBI Endorsement process
  • Discounts for JBI education, training and events
  • One copy of the Best Practice Information Sheet annual volume as published during the term of membership
  • Opportunity to purchase multiple copies of the Best Practice information annual volume each year
  • Opportunity to purchase multiple hard copies of JBI Practice manuals
  • Advanced users may develop, on line, a manual customised for your facility

Access for Deakin University is via the Deakin University Library website: Deakin University Library website.



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6th January 2012