1. Swartwout, Ellen PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN
  2. El-Zein, Ashley MPH, BA
  3. Deyo, Patsy MSN, BA, RN
  4. Grant, Peggy PhD, MAHD, MAOB
  5. Fogle, Maureen EdD, RN, NE-BC
  6. Laughon, Deborah MSN-ED, MSA, DBA, RN, CCRN, CENP
  7. Goodwin, Denise MSN, RN-BC


Multisite nursing research can be a challenging endeavor. A unique partnership between 5 clinical sites and a national research center of a healthcare technology organization led to the successful implementation of a multisite study. Strategies for success, obstacles encountered, benefits, implications for the Magnet(R) journey, and leadership are discussed.