Week 2 discussion 3 - The following response on the discussion board was posted by the course instructor The advanced practice roles of CNM CNP CNS and

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The following response on the discussion board was posted by the course instructor: “The advanced practice roles of CNM, CNP, CNS, and CRNA require an intensive set of clinical skills, understandings, and integrative abilities that synthesize advanced practice nursing knowledge.” Discussion Question : What does the course instructor mean by “integrative abilities”? Provide evidence to support your response. An Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) has acquired an expert knowledge base, complex decision-making skills and clinical competencies to provide care of individuals and the community (Kleinpell et al., 2014). APNs build on the competence of the RN skill set and demonstrate a greater depth and breadth of knowledge, a greater synthesis of data, increased complexity of skills and interventions, and significant role autonomy. The APN is prepared to assume responsibility and accountability for health promotion and the assessment, diagnosis, and
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  • Winter '16
  • Melissa, Rubio
  • Nursing, Advanced practice nurse, Advanced Practice, integrative abilities, Kleinpell

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