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look after

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to promote and sustain the development of

to hold and turn over in the mind

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a woman who is the custodian of children

try to cure by special care of treatment, of an illness or injury

maintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings)

serve as a nurse

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treat carefully

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Ahmed, because it doesn't allow the state Board of Registration in Nursing to solely develop regulations regarding advanced practice nurses, but requires input or oversight by the state Board of Registration in Medicine.
David Williams, a spokesman for the Texas Nurse Practitioners, said the growing supply of advanced practice nurses could fill Texas' primary care access gap - if they choose to practice in Texas.
If a nurse (including an advanced practice nurse) is asked to accept an assignment that s/he believes would cause him/her to violate the Nursing Practice Act or Board Rules, the nurse has the option of invoking safe harbor if s/he works in a facility that hires, employs, or contracts for the services of ten or more nurses.
Advanced practice nurses (APNs) have been in existence in the United States for many years.
Advanced Practice Nurses Influence Survival of Elderly Cancer Patients
Advanced Practice Nurses continue to provide positive change in healthcare in the United States.
As a member of TNA, I am more informed about the issues that face nursing, along with the challenges I face as an Advanced Practice Nurse. TNA works to protect my autonomy as a Nurse Practitioner.
* The advanced practice nurse in nephrology, transplantation and related therapies, by virtue of education, training, and certification, as well as documented competencies, is able to provide safe, competent, high-quality care in a cost-effective manner.
From these content areas, it is clear that overtones of our current advanced practice nurse qualifications emerge.
Several issues are particularly well argued, including the philosophy that advanced practice nurses are first and foremost nurses, and it is the "power inherent in the patient encounter that is the foundation of the Advanced Practice Nurse's authority base" (p.
To further develop the model of independent NP services and gain wider acceptance among academic health centers, CUSN decided to open another service, the Center for Advanced Practice Nurse Associates (CAPNA) located in the Upper East Side.
A popular new feature of our monthly meetings involves a member who shares his/her history as an advanced practice nurse. Our diversity is amazing!
Over the past four years, an APRN Coalition has worked on a consensus process to develop a title protection legislative proposal for Wisconsin's Advanced Practice Nurses. The Coalition has representation from each of the four Advanced Practice Nurse Associations along with WNA's Public Policy Council and WNA's Lobbyist.
The Texas Board of Nursing does not have any specific requirements relating to the use of education or certification credentials by authorized advanced practice nurse. The individual nurse may determine whether he/she will use additional earned credentials when signing his/her name and the order in which the credentials will be listed.
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