Emergency Nurse Practitioner Practice: The Changing Landscape
This course provides an overview of the evolution of the emergency nurse practitioners (ENPs) role, current and different mechanisms for ENP certification, the most appropriate certification method, the changing landscape for ENP practice, key documents to define the ENP scope of practice, and collaborations between professional organizations. The presenters are Meg Carman, DNP, ACNP-BC, ENP-BC, FAEN and Dian Dowling Evans, PhD, FNP-BC, ENP-BC, FAANP.
Learner Outcome:Upon completion of this course, emergency department nurses will be able to discuss the changing landscape for ENP practice, including educational programs, key documents to define the ENP scope of practice, the regulatory environment, and collaborations between professional organizations.
The planners and presenters of this course have no conflicts of interest and there was no commercial support of this activity. The course will provide 1.10 contact hours of CNE, upon complete review of course module, successful completion of quiz, and submitting an evaluation. Course expires 06/21/2021.
The Emergency Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Provider Unit No. P0232
The Emergency Nurses Association is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #2322.