This course will be discontinued May 31, 2013. Please plan to complete the test before the end of that day if you wish to earn contact hours for it.
The goal of this webinar is to inform nurses about issues concerning the APRN, how this role can lead to better healthcare outcomes, and how all nurses can advocate for the APRN to play a significant role in healthcare delivery. After completing this webinar, you will be able to —
- Explain APRNs’ role and scope of practice.
- Explain how the IOM/RWJF recommendations affect the APRN.
- Describe how APRNs can aid in healthcare reform
- List avenues the nurse can advocate for advancement of the APRN role in healthcare.
Andrea Brassard, RN, DNSc, MPH, FNP, declared that her position as strategic policy adviser to the Center to Champion Nursing in America at AARP, is funded by Robert Wood Johnson Fund.