May 18, 2024  
2016-2017 Saint Joseph’s College Online 
2016-2017 Saint Joseph’s College Online [Archived Catalog]

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NP 600 - The Advanced Practice Nurse as Provider

This course is designed for students who anticipate delivering patient care in the advanced practice role of Family Nurse Practitioner. Students will investigate issues that are pertinent to the Family Nurse Practitioner including licensure, certification, malpractice, and prescriptive authority.  Ethical and legislative issues affecting prescriptive authority for the Family Nurse Practitioner will be addressed including controlled substances. Statutory authority for prescription writing protocols is examined.

Prerequisites & Notes
All MSN core courses except NU 801

Pre-requisite NU 608 and NU 607


Credits: 1

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