Primary Care Nursing Practice Project

Based on the AP role of the person that you interviewed in W1 Project, in a 3- to 5-page paper (excluding the title page, references, and appendices) describe the role, the type of organization, and address all the interview questions, and include:

  • List the type of organization. For example: Primary care office, ED, Specialty, cardiology GI etc.
  • List the type of and how many clients it serves. FP would see all ages. Research in your area the number of visits in a local office per year or # of visits seen local ED, specialty office etc.
  • the professional fit for advanced nursing role. “Fit” refers to the Qualifications in order to be an AP provider at that agency/organization. What license, credentialing (accrediting agency, and other expectations NPI, CMS)?
  • Include a brief job description
  • Discuss board of nursing NPA or scope of practice of the state. Include what the NPA in the state allows and restrictions.
  • Week 1 project questions Adult gerontology nurse practitioner
  • 1. Kindly provide a summary of your career path in nursing. Could please describe your duties as an adult-gerontology primary care nurse practitioner?
    2. Could please describe the population that you serve during delivery of your professional responsibilities? What are types of illness and conditions do you handle in your healthcare organization?
    3. What are the major challenges that your patient face and how do you contribute to their resolution?
    4. What is the difference between the patient populations that the primary care AGNP serves and the one that the acute care AGNP serves?
    5. Could please explain the importance of research to the delivery of your clinical and non-clinical responsibilities?
    6. What are the factors that have contributed to the importance of the role that AGPCNPs perform in our healthcare system?
    7. What motivated you to become an AGPCNP? What are some of the ethical and professional challenges that are encountered in this role?
    8. Could please explain why the geriatric aspects of the functions of the AGPCNP more important than the others?
    9. What are the most rewarding aspects of your work as an AGPCNP? What are the major challenges that might have discouraged you from engaging in this specialty and how did you manage them?
    10. What suggestions and recommendations do you have for MSN students who are interested in becoming an AGPCNP?