Exploring the Transition Experiences of Registered Nurses to Nurse Practitioners in Rural Healthcare Settings

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/623217
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Poster
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Exploring the Transition Experiences of Registered Nurses to Nurse Practitioners in Rural Healthcare Settings
Author(s):
Owens, Rhoda A.
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Eta Upsilon
Author Details:
Rhoda A. Owens, PhD, College of Nursing and Professional Disciplines, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota, USA
Abstract:

This phenomenological study explores registered nurses’ experiences while transitioning to their nurse practitioner identities in rural areas. Findings and implications for nursing education and rural healthcare facilities are presented to enhance preparation of nurse practitioners as rural primary care providers to improve access and quality of patient care.

Keywords:
Nurse Practitioners; Professional Identity; Rural
Repository Posting Date:
12-Oct-2017
Date of Publication:
12-Oct-2017
Other Identifiers:
CONV17PST512
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
44th Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.
Note:
Items submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.

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dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePosteren
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleExploring the Transition Experiences of Registered Nurses to Nurse Practitioners in Rural Healthcare Settingsen_US
dc.contributor.authorOwens, Rhoda A.en
dc.contributor.departmentEta Upsilonen
dc.author.detailsRhoda A. Owens, PhD, College of Nursing and Professional Disciplines, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota, USAen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/623217-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>This phenomenological study explores registered nurses’ experiences while transitioning to their nurse practitioner identities in rural areas. Findings and implications for nursing education and rural healthcare facilities are presented to enhance preparation of nurse practitioners as rural primary care providers to improve access and quality of patient care.</span></p>en
dc.subjectNurse Practitionersen
dc.subjectProfessional Identityen
dc.subjectRuralen
dc.date.available2017-10-12T20:46:48Z-
dc.date.issued2017-10-12-
dc.date.accessioned2017-10-12T20:46:48Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name44th Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.en
dc.description.noteItems submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.-
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