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Title Advanced practice nursing : core concepts for professional role development / Michaelene P. Mirr-Jansen, Mary Zwygart-Stauffacher, editors
Edition Third edition
Published New York : Springer Pub. Co., [2006]


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Description xii, 227 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Springer series on advanced practice nursing
Advanced practice nursing series
Springer series on advanced practice nursing.
Contents Applying research in advanced practice nursing / Ruth Lindquist, Shigeaki Watanuki and Mary Fran Tracy -- Publishing and presenting: you, the reader, and the sunset / CeCelia R. Zorn -- Marketing and negotiating advanced practice roles / Jennifer Peters -- Launching your career as an APN / Mary Zwygart-Stauffacher and Michaelene P. Mirr-Jansen
Overview of advanced practice nursing / Linda Lindeke ... [et al.] -- Advanced practice within a nursing paradigm / Michaelene P. Mirr-Jansen -- Multifaceted roles of the APN / Deborah R. Monicken and Mary Zwygart-Stauffacher -- Leadership skills and expertise: keys to APN success in health care systems / Janet Krejci and Michele Malin -- Clinical decision making in advanced practice nursing / Sheila K. Smith -- Professional issues: licensure, certification, prescriptive privileges, credentialing, and legal issues / Michaelene P. Mirr-Jansen -- Reimbursement realities for APNs / Linda Lindeke -- Ethical issues in advanced practice nursing / Karen S. Feldt --
Summary "This thoroughly updated edition provides comprehensive content to prepare students for all advanced practice roles. It includes content needed for graduate courses on the role of the advanced practice nurse and transition to professional practice. It also encompasses the essential information on the multifaceted role of the advanced practice nurse placing the clinical content within the reality of the practice arena." "The text will be used by all graduate students enrolled in core courses on the role of the advanced practice nurse and transition to professional practice. It encompasses the four major advanced practice roles: nurse practitioner, clinical nurse specialist, nurse midwife, and nurse anesthetist. The text reflects competencies identified by the key organizations for advanced practice nursing, including the National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties, National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists, American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, American College of Nurse Midwives, and American Association of Colleges of Nursing."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-218) and index
Subject Nurse practitioners.
Primary care (Medicine)
Nurse Clinicians.
Nurse Practitioners.
Nurse Anesthetists.
Nurse Midwives.
Nurse's Role.
Author Mirr Jansen, Michaelene P.
Zwygart-Stauffacher, Mary, 1955-
LC no. 2005012505
ISBN 0826130453 (soft cover)