NSG 5000 Week 5 Discussion New

NSG 5000 Week 5 Discussion New

NSG 5000 Week 5 Discussion New

Faculty will lead the discussion by posting initially.

Discussion Question Response: By the due date assigned, post your complete response to one of the discussion questions in the appropriate threads in the Discussion Area.

Participation Responses: No later than the end of the week, review and comment on the discussion question responses posted by at least two of your peers and your faculty.

Guidelines: Support your responses with scholarly academic references using APA style format. Assigned course readings and online library resources are preferred. Weekly lecture notes are designed as overviews to the topic for the respective week and should not serve as a citation or reference.

In your discussion question response, provide a substantive response that illustrates a well-reasoned and thoughtful response; is factually correct with relevant scholarly citations, references, and examples that demonstrate a clear connection to the readings.

In your participation responses to your peers, comments must demonstrate thorough analysis of postings and extend meaningful discussion by building on previous postings

Discussion Question

Considering your role specialization (nurse educator, nurse informatics, nurse administrator, and family or adult-gerontology NP), identify the top three current trends or issues that you believe to be most important with regard to your chosen role and the impact the role has one patient outcomes. Synthesize knowledge from values theory, ethics and legal regulatory statutes, and develop your personal philosophy for a career as an advanced practice nurse in DQ1.Incorporate the content of Week 5 ( audio-visuals).


NSG Week 5 Knowledge Check New

Question 1

Which APN role was purposely created to be broad in scope but in recent years that broadness has caused challenges understanding exactly what they can do?

Question 1 options:





Question 2

What best demonstrates the advanced practice registered nurse professional leadership?

Question 2 options:

adding clinical protocols to the advanced practice nurse’s scope of practice.

comparing the workplace roles of the registered nurse and the advanced practice nurse.

creating a task force to address scope of practice concerns.

lobbying to eliminate continuing education requirements.

Question 4

The scope of practice of an Adult/Gerontological PC NP allows evaluation of what age group of patients?

Question 4 options:

Newborns to elderly

21 years and up

13 years and up

only 65 and older

The AGNP working in primary care is made aware of a denial of services for one of her patients. Which action demonstrates an appropriate competency and skill?

Question 5 options:

Mentoring staff to investigate the patient’s needs

Acceptance and articulation to explain to the patient the reason for denial

Advocacy through communication to the denying agency and reviewing other options

Articulating to the collaborating physician as likely the MD can make this happen