NURS 6310 APRN, Introduction to the Role

The focus of this course is on the role of the advanced practice nurse in health promotion, diagnosis and disease management, populations across the lifespan. Concepts from the foundational core are used to identify the competencies necessary for advanced nursing practice to improve patient outcomes. Emphasis is placed on the development and assumption of the role of the advanced practitioner as a member of the interdisciplinary health care team.