Buttaro, T. M., Trybulski, J., Polgar Bailey, P., & Sandberg-Cook, J. (2013). Primary care: A collaborative practice (4th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Mosby.
Part 1, “Introduction” (pp. 1–48)
Consensus Model for APRN Regulation
National Organization for Nurse Practitioner Faculties Competencies
Visit the NONPF website for the Core Competencies: https://c.ymcdn.com/sites/www.nonpf.org/resource/resmgr/competencies/npcorecompetenciesfinal2012.pdf
For Family/Across the Lifespan competencies: https://c.ymcdn.com/sites/www.nonpf.org/resource/resmgr/competencies/populationfocusnpcomps2013.pdf?hhSearchTerms=PopulationFocusNPComps2013+and+pdf
For Adult-Gerontology NP competencies: https://c.ymcdn.com/sites/www.nonpf.org/resource/resmgr/competencies/adult-geropccomps2010.pdf?hhSearchTerms=Adult-GeroPCComps2010+and+pdf
Review the “Nurse Practitioner Self-Appraisal Guide” in the Learning Resources. Review the Consensus Model for APRN Regulation and the National Organization for Nurse Practitioner Faculties Core Competencies and population foci competencies.
Consider the following competency Independent Practice
Post a brief description of the competency that was assigned to you ( independent practice). With your competency in mind, explain how you would implement it in a clinical setting. Support your rationale with evidence from current research.