Author: Rust, D.

Onboarding Advanced Practice Nurses: Development of an Orientation Program in a Cardiac Center

The advanced practice nurse (APN) is critical to continuity of patient care, particularly in an innovative and research-intensive environment. The intensity of the environment, steep learning curve, and lack of a structured orientation can lead to difficulties in role assimilation and feelings of disconnectedness. This led the authors to undertake an improvement project to develop […]