NUR 502 Week 1 Assignment, Master’s Prepared Nurse Interview
Refer to the “Master’s Prepared Nurse Interview Guide_student” as you prepare this assignment.
Interview a nurse who is master’s-prepare in nursing and is using this education in a present position. Preferably, select someone who is in a position similar to your chosen specialty track. The purpose of the interview is for you to gain insight into the interplay among education, career path, and opportunities. Be certain to identify specific competencies that the MSN-….nurse gained, and is presently using, that reflect advanced education. Organize your interview around the topics below:
- Overview of the master’s-prepared nurse’s career
- Reason for seeking graduate education
- Description of present position and role
- Usefulness of graduate education for present role
- Pearls of wisdom he/she is willing to share
NUR 502 Topic 1 Discussion Question 1 (Click for Details)
What comparisons can be found between the GCU Mission and Domains/CON Mission and Program Competencies (for your selected specialty track, links located in the Course Materials) with the AACN’s Essentials for Master’s Education for Advanced Practice Nursing (link located in the Week 1 Topic Materials)? Explain your rational.
NUR502 Topic 1 Discussion Question 2 (Click for Details)
Name one recommendation from the IOM Future of Nursing Report. What is its importance relative to Advanced Practice Nursing? Support your answer.
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