Departments: Spotlight on LeadershipTransforming Healthcare to Evidence-Based Healthcare A Failure of LeadershipGallagher-Ford, Lynn PhD, RN, NE-BC, DPFNAP, EBP-C, FAAN; Connor, Linda PhD, RN, CPN, EBP-CAuthor Information Author Affiliations: Director (Dr Gallagher-Ford), Helene Fuld Health Trust National Institute for EBP in Nursing & Healthcare, Columbus, Ohio; Clinical Associate Professor and Program Director (Dr Connor), The Ohio State University, and Helene Fuld Health Trust National Institute for EBP in Nursing & Healthcare, Columbus, Ohio. The authors declare no conflict of interest. Correspondence: Dr Connor, Helene Fuld Health Trust National Institute for EBP in Nursing & Healthcare, 760 Kinnear Rd, Columbus, OH 43212 (Connor.firstname.lastname@example.org). JONA: The Journal of Nursing Administration: May 2020 - Volume 50 - Issue 5 - p 248-250 doi: 10.1097/NNA.0000000000000878 Buy Metrics Abstract The adoption of evidence-based decision-making and practice in healthcare has been slow. This article discusses the critical role of leaders in steering this transformative work. Copyright © 2020 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.