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Isabel Jennie Kliss replied to Francesca Walters's discussion The DNP may see you now... "I would rather see a physician"
"First, I am a disturbed that you equate my license with my academic degree. I am an Adult Nurse Practitioner-Board Cetified (ANP-BC) who academically went on after my MSN and earned the DNP after I started working as a nurse practitioner. The DNP is…"
19 hours ago
Ellen Assante, PMHNP-BC replied to Francesca Walters's discussion The DNP may see you now... "I would rather see a physician"
"Why would you say, "the DNP will see you now," when DNP is not synonymous with NP? The DNP is a degree. NP is a role. We don't say the, "DPT, DOT, PharmD will see you now," and those doctoral degrees ARE synonymous with…"
Stephanie Abandy replied to Francesca Walters's discussion The DNP may see you now... "I would rather see a physician"
"I found this posting to be interesting not only because it made me evaluate my own choices regarding my healthcare, but also because it provided insight into the public’s perception of the DNP. This article made me more aware of the barriers I…"
Julie-Anne Marie Satterfield posted a discussion

DNP Student Looking to Interview a Practicing PNP-DNP

Good evening, My name is Julie Satterfield and I am DNP student at Loma Linda University School of Nursing, Loma Linda, California. I am on the BS to DNP tract, with PNP as my focus.  Currently taking Advanced Role Development and I would like to gain some insight from a practicing PNP-DNP, on how one incorporates the seven competencies listed competencies into practice.  I would also like to ask a few questions regarding your practice experience. Hamric’s Seven Competencies:Direct clinical…See More


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DNP Practice Issues

Discussions about practice issues, definitions, access, titling and ethical issues

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Journal Article and Book Reviews and Opinions

This forum provides a place to discuss selected articles or books of your choice. The literature is growing in many direction and sharing articles or information is valuable to all. Please start your own forum, and place the title of the article or book in the subject line. You are able to upload documents and include links as you wish. Please do not upload articles that are not public domain (for example, do not upload an article that was exclusive to a library search engine - - that would be a breach of contract for the library and a copyright infringement for us). Jump in and share, so that we all grow together.

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DNP Faculty

This category is dedicated to all involved in DNP education. All are welcome to start and join any discussion.

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