Topic 1: Conceptual-Theory-Empirical
Writing in the voice of your chosen theorist from your Unit 5 Assignment, describe the Conceptual-Theory-Empirical (C-T-E) structure process you used in creating your theory?
Things to remember:
• Review the Discussion Board Participation Grading Rubric, in the Grading Rubrics section of the Course Resources.
• Visit the Kaplan Writing Center (located in the student portal) for assistance with writing, APA, and online communication.
The Consensus Model and the Role of the Advanced Practice Nurse
The purpose of this assignment is to assist you in understanding the specific parameters of each advanced practice role. Understanding how your role is defined by the consensus model will assist you in working within your scope of practice.
Compare and contrast each of the population focused roles authorized by the nurse practice act in the state in which you live. What are the barriers to practice in your state for each one of the roles?
The New Regulatory Model for APRNs
Review content in the Hamric textbook that refers to the proposed new Regulatory Model for APRNs. Go to the Internet to review the full text of the Consensus Model. Review regulations imposed by your state board of nursing. How will the new model improve practice parameters and patient safety in your state?