Advanced Practice Nursing, An Integrative Approach, 5th Edition

Advanced Practice Nursing

5th Edition An Integrative Approach

By Ann B. Hamric, PhD, RN, FAAN, Associate Dean for Academic Programs and Professor, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Nursing, Richmond, Virginia ; Charlene M. Hanson, EdD, RN, CS, FNP, FAAN, Professor Emerita, School of Nursing, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, Georgia; Mary Fran Tracy, PhD, RN, CCNS, FAAN, Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist, University of Minnesota Medical Center - Fairview, Minneapolis, Minnesota and Eileen T. O'Grady, Visiting Professor, Pace University Leinhard School of Nursing, New York, New York; Policy Editor, AJNP and NP World News; Private Practice, Certified Nurse Practitioner and Wellness Coach, McLean, Virginia


Part I: Historical and Developmental Aspects of Advanced Practice Nursing

1. A Brief History of Advanced Practice Nursing in the United States

2. Conceptualizations of Advanced Practice Nursing

3. A Definition of Advanced Practice Nursing

4. Role Development of the Advanced Practice Nurse

5. Evolving and Innovative Opportunities for Advanced Practice Nursing

6. International Development of Advanced Practice Nursing NEW!

Part II: Competencies of Advanced Practice Nursing

7. Direct Clinical Practice

8. Guidance and Coaching

9. Consultation

10. Evidence-Based Practice NEW TITLE/FOCUS!

11. Leadership

12. Collaboration

13. Ethical Decision Making

Part III: Advanced Practice Roles: The Operational Definitions of Advanced Practice Nursing

14. The Clinical Nurse Specialist

15. The Primary Care Nurse Practitioner

16. The Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

17. The Certified Nurse-Midwife

18. The Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist

Part IV: Critical Elements in Managing Advanced Nursing Practice Environments

19. Business Planning and Reimbursement Mechanisms

20. Marketing and Negotiating NEW TITLE/FOCUS!

21. Understanding Regulatory, Legal, and Credentialing Requirements

22. Health Policy Issues in Changing Environments

23. An Integrative Review of Advanced Practice Nursing Outcomes and Performance Improvement Research

24. Using Outcomes and Performance Improvement Data to Evaluate and Improve Practice