Assignment 4: Role and Setting
In Week 5, the Final Project will synthesize what you have discovered about the different advanced practice roles and scope of practice found in the master of nursing curriculum: NP, nurse educator, nurse informaticist, and nurse administrator. You will review all roles and then examine the specialty for which you were admitted, focusing on the scope of practice, core competencies, certification requirements, and legal aspects of practice for that specific role. In Week 1, you will focus on Role and Setting
For this assignment, you will research an advanced nursing practice role and summarize your findings in a 3- to 5-page paper (excluding the title page, references and appendices):
Focusing on the specialty for which you were admitted to South University, select an advanced nursing role to research. (It must be one offered by South University.)
According to the NPSGs, distinguish the role as clinical or non-clinical and how it promotes patient safety.
Find two research articles and one expert opinion article about this role, and summarize the articles in a 3- to 5-page paper.
The articles must be current (not more than five years old).
Format your paper, citations, and references using correct APA Style.