2. Articulate strategies for demonstrating the advanced practice roles of educator, researcher, patient advocate, and clinician.
a. Examine the prescriptive authority of APNs.
b. Summarize credentialing and clinical privileges
c. Discuss the collaborative nature of practice
d. Evaluate participation in managed care and quality initiatives
e. Examine reporting relationships and working through other people
Using the assignment objectives listed above for guidance, write a 1000-1500 word research paper addressing each of the topics. Specifically, the paper should address
the prescriptive authority of APNs for the state that you will practice in and at least one other state for comparison purposes,
the credentialing and clinical privileges for APNs for the state that you will practice in and at least one other state for comparison purposes,
the collaborative nature of the APN role,
participation in managed care,
reporting relationships, and
prescriptive authority from a global perspective (two of the articles listed as supplemental deal with advanced practice in other countries).
1000 1500 words not including the cover page and references (total, not for each topic)
Follow the APA 6th edition for references and citations
Include a minimum of 6 scholarly references (does not include text or websites)
Demonstrate analysis, evaluation and synthesis of information