Author: Youngblut, J.


Global Considerations in Measuring Effectiveness of Advanced Practice Nurses

Documentation of advanced practice nurses’ (APNs) effectiveness globally is essential in developing educational programs and standards, regulations, titling, prescribing privileges, and scope and standards of practice. Based on the body of research on APN effectiveness to date, two major factors have emerged in developing future studies, (1) careful, deliberate choice of outcomes and (2) dose […]

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The Impact of Interprofessional Collaboration on the Effectiveness, Significance, and Future of Advanced Practice Registered Nurses

Interprofessional collaboration was essential for the conduct of research that demonstrated the effectiveness and significance of advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) in providing care, in reducing health care costs, and in developing innovative models of care for the nation’s citizens. If the 2010 Affordable Care Act is to be implemented, APRNs, with their expertise and […]

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