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Juvann M. Wolff
NURS 573
Seattle Campus

Professional Issues for Nurse Practitioners

Presentation and analysis of current healthcare trends and key professional issues influencing nurse practitioner practice. The NP's leadership role, role in influencing health policy, accountability to the profession/public, marketability, and legal dimensions of practice are stressed. Prerequisite: NP student nearing program completion or permission. Credit/no-credit only.

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General method of instruction

In class participation is highly recommended. Videostreaming available for those out of the area requiring a distance learning option. All students must email instructor for access to course website.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Juvann M. Wolff
Date: 11/06/2006