Resources to assist advanced practice nurses are available through AACN. Included are the Advanced Practice Resource Guide and Key Issues of Advanced Practice Nursing: Article Reprints.
The Advanced Practice Resource Guide lists advanced practice specific and general specialty nursing organizations as well as advanced practice journals, Web sites, Listservs, and a bibliography of suggested reading material related to advanced practice. The product number is 128610. Price is $8.50 ($10 for nonmembers), plus shipping and handling.
Key Issues of Advanced Practice Nursing includes reprints of six articles: “Securing & Implementing the Clinical Nurse Specialist Role in Critical Care,” by Ann N. Hotter, RN, MSN, CCRN, CS; “Acute-Care Nurse Practitioners: Roles and Practice Profiles,” by Ruth M. Kleinpell, RN, PhD, ARNP, CCRN; “Credentialing & Privileging: Insight into the Process for ACNP,” by Marilyn Hravnak, RN, CCRN ACNP-CS; “Reimbursement for Nurse Practitioner Services,” by Carolyn Buppert, CRNP, JD; “Diagnostic Reasoning in Acute & Critical Care,” by Nancy Szaflarski, PhD, ACNP-CS, FCCM; and “Nurses’ Effect on Changing Patient Outcomes,” by Dorothy Brooten, PhD, FAAN, and Mary D. Naylor, PhD, FAAN. The product number is 128620. Price is $8.50 ($10 for nonmembers), plus shipping and handling.
In addition, audiotapes of sessions presented at the 1998 Advanced Practice Institute™ are available through the National Nursing Network.