Passed AANP for FNP. Tips from my personal experience - page 3

This is just from my personal experience. Materials: 1. Both APEA and Fitzgerald disks (a classmate and I exchange them when we were done with the disks). Fitz-Excellent medication review for... Read More

  1. by   LHendon
    Mercedes674 What state will you be practicing in? I cant even apply for license until I have that darn AANP number. One would think with all the digital technology it wouldnt take so long!!!!
    Im so impatient!
  2. by   Tinabeanrn
    What is the process exactly? Do I need to send something to the state nursing board now, Like my transcripts or just my certification number when I pass?
  3. by   MERCEDES674
    Im in Louisiana. You have to check with your state board and their application. You should be able to download it from their site. I can get a temp permit by sending my transcript or a letter from my school. Every board is different.
  4. by   LHendon
    anything for you yet mercedesn on the AANP?
  5. by   MERCEDES674
    Nope been checking all day, maybe tomorrow.
  6. by   LHendon
    I hope so too!! I hate that I can't apply to the board until I have that number. I will be working at a family practice and they already have patients waiting for me! I am so anxious (and scared) to start... Do you have something lined up already?
  7. by   MERCEDES674
    Not yet. This area wants a year of experience. I have heard from 2 hospitals that say they will be setting up interviews soon.
  8. by   LHendon
    [color=#000]no haven't heard anything yet. i took this exam on the 8th and they got my transcript a week later. so i should have it by now. if i don't hear anything tomorrow i am going to call again.. ughghhghghghhgh.. needing to get to work!!! thanks for keeping me informed.. i like having someone to go back and forth with.

    good luck and keep me posted!

  9. by   Tinabeanrn
    Hope you guys get your numbers soon. My official transcritps were sent to them Monday and I take the test today in less than 2 hrs. Heart in throat. Taking a deep breath and going for it!
  10. by   LHendon
    Tinabeanrn Your going to do great!! Thinking of you! Prayers for ya. Let us know how it goes!
  11. by   LHendon
    FINALLY GOT MY NUMBER.. now to hurry up and wait for the state stuff
  12. by   LHendon
    Alright Tinabeanrn.. waiting to see how you did!
  13. by   Tinabeanrn
    I PASSED THE AANP! I AM OFFICIALLY A BOARD CERTIFIED FNP!!!!! Praise God!!! That was a bear of a test ;')