Advanced Practice Nursing

Advanced Practice Registered Nursing is available to network, discuss and share trends and practices with Advanced Practice Nurses (APRN). An APRN is a Registered Nurse with a Masters of Science in Nursing and a focus in the following four specialty areas: Nurse Practitioner (NP), Certified Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA), Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS), Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM).
Attention: The SRNA and Student Nurse Practitioner forums moved to Students section.

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

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NC DNP-Psych options by elkpark

Clinical Nurse Specialists (CNS)

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Need help with Scope of practice by Taylo040

Certified Nurse-Midwives (CNM)

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California Guidelines... by LibraSunCNM

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Review of UNE online organic I

By Bill2211 - I recently finished UNE's online Organic Chem I with lab, and I have to say, in over 200+ credit hours of studies, that was the hardest class I have ever taken. Organic is a pretty difficult subject in its own right, but what made this class particularly challenging is the deplorable level of instruction. The book is a poor copy that appears to be printed out of a .pdf file, which I say because each page has two page numbers. Also, the... Read More →

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Prescriptive Authority for Nurse Practitioners

By lazer31285 - The passage of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will provide many more Americans access to health care. The ACA will reduce the cost of receiving health care, while also enabling uninsured Americans access to insurance and more affordable healthcare. The Act will “promote prevention, wellness, and the public health” (Legislative Counsel, 2010, p. 463). Although the ACA will increase accessibility to primary care and prevention of... Read More →

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