Evaluate how you have achieved course competencies and your plans to develop further in these areas. The course competencies for this course are
1.Explore the historical evolution of the advance practice nurse.
2.Differentiate the roles and scope of practice for nurses working in advanced clinical, education, administration, informatics, research, and
health policy arenas.
3.Analyze attributes of the practice arena such as access and availability, degree of consumer choice, competition, and financing that impact
advanced practice nurses and their ability to effectively collaborate with other health professionals.
4.Integrate evidence from research and theory into discussions of practice competencies, health promotion and disease prevention strategies,
quality improvement, and safety standards.
5.Identify collaborative, organizational, communication, and leadership skills in working with other professionals in healthcare facilities
and/or academic institutions.
6.Synthesize knowledge from values theory, ethics, and legal/regulatory statutes in the development of a personal philosophy for a career as an
advanced practice nurse.
Discussion Question Response: By Tuesday, March 29, 2016, post your complete response to the Discussion Area.
Participation Responses: No later than Wednesday, March 30, 2016, review and comment on the discussion question responses posted by at least two
of your peers.
Guidelines: Support your responses with scholarly academic references using APA style format. Assigned course readings and online library
resources are preferred. Weekly lecture notes are designed as overviews to the topic for the respective week and should not serve as a citation
In your discussion question response, provide a substantive response that illustrates a well-reasoned and thoughtful response; is factually
correct with relevant scholarly citations, references, and examples that demonstrate a clear connection to the readings.
In your participation responses to your peers, comments must demonstrate thorough analysis of postings and extend meaningful discussion by
building on previous postings.
Note: Review South University’s Online Participation Policy, Helpful Tips, and Late Work Guidelines available by clicking on the South
University Policy and Guidelines navigation tab under Course Home. The late policy applies to late discussion question responses.
Presents the grading criteria and rubric for this assignment.
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