1. Abstract – Well organized and clear summary of all aspects of paper. 2. Statement of the Problem -Explanation of the question that will be answered by the project : Clear and concise explanation of problem addressed by project. 3. Background and Significance- Brief overview of the evidence base for the project and the impact of a successful project ; Exceptionally thorough and insightful analysis with depth and clarity. 4. Systems Context-Brief overview of the organizational system within which the project will be conducted – describe how stakeholders will be involved in the project and what feedback loops will be used to sustain stakeholder involvement and support. a. Attach an illustration/diagram of the system (referenced in this section of the paper, then placed in the appendix: Exceptionally thorough and insightful analysis with depth and clarity. 5. Definition of Clinical, Satisfaction, and Cost Outcomes -Description of each major outcome that will be used to appraise the success of the project and how it contributes to answering the question : Demonstrated clear understanding and connection to clinical and administrative best practices. a. Reference a data collection plan (table) and placed it in the appendix 6. Methods of Measuring Clinical, Satisfaction, and Cost Outcomes – Description of each metric that will be used to measure each major outcome and what is known about its reliability and validity. Demonstrated clear understanding and application of principles of reliability and validity. 7. Implications of Outcomes for Quality Management -Explanation of how the outcomes relate to current local, regional, or national QM initiatives : Exceptionally thorough and insightful analysis and synthesis 8. Ethical Balance -Description of ethical choices addressed in project design: Exceptionally thorough and insightful analysis and synthesis.