Author: Zimmer, P.

The Practice Doctorate in Nursing: Approaches to Transform Nurse Practitioner Education and Practice

Ongoing challenges caused by increased complexity of care, changing patient demographics, and shifting health care delivery systems are necessitating a transformation of advanced practice. The practice doctorate has the potential to prepare graduates to meet these challenges now and in the future. This article conceptualizes the practice doctorate curriculum for nurse practitioners (NPs), with particular […]