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The Role of the Advanced Practice Nurse

Description:
The historical development, scope, and functional roles of the advanced practice nurse are analyzed. Students examine the dynamic relationships among professional organizations, health care trends, and health care policy as they influence the need for advanced practice nursing. Emphasis is placed on acquiring the knowledge and skills to assume leadership roles in the health care system. Related health professions theories, research, and opportunities for implementing changes are emphasized. Critical thinking, group dynamics, leadership skills, and role of the APN as educator are studied and modeled in classroom experiences and course assignments.

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2016 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 14196
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Curtin,Linda ON-LINE
Session: Cont. Education Online Session
Class Dates: 09/12/2016 - 12/09/2016
Capacity: 35
Enrolled: 7
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
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2016 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 7450
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Curtin,Linda ON-LINE
Session: Cont. Education Online Session
Class Dates: 02/01/2016 - 05/06/2016
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 16
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
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2017 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01C 5239
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Curtin,Linda ON-LINE
Session: Cont. Education Online Session
Class Dates: 01/30/2017 - 05/05/2017
Capacity: 35
Enrolled: 5
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
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