Describe the role of the advanced practice nurse and the reason for pursuing an advanced degree.
Role of Advance Nursing
- Describe the role of the advanced practice nurse and the reason for pursuing an advanced degree.
- Discuss how a masters level nursing education makes a difference in patient-centered care and decision-making.
- Discuss how the selected advanced practice role can impact career advancement. a. Utilize the Institute of Medicine (IOM) report: The Future of Nursing Leading Change Advancing Health (found in Modules/Week 3) in the discussion.
- The scholarly paper should be in narrative format and 3 to 4 pages excluding the title and reference page.
- Include an introductory paragraph purpose statement and a conclusion.
- Include level 1 headings to organize the paper
- Write the paper in third person not first person (meaning do not use ‘we’ or ‘I’) and in a scholarly manner. To clarify I we you me our may not be used. In addition describing yourself as the researcher or the author should not be used.
- Include three professional peer-reviewed scholarly journal references to support the paper (review in Ulrich Periodical Directory) and be less than five years old.
- APA format is required (attention to spelling/grammar a title page a reference page and in-text citations).