Full Practice Authority: What Every NP Needs to Know

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May 21, 2019
60 minutes

CE: 1 hour of CE

The NP Support and Alignment Network (NP SAN) hosts live webinars, also called Lunch n' Learns, on topics related to patient- and family-centered care, data-driven quality improvement and sustainable business operations. Each live webinar provides you with 45 minutes of lecture and 15 minutes of active question and answer discussion.

This webinar was originally presented on November 27, 2018. If you participated in the original webinar and received continuing education credit, you may not claim duplicate credit for participating in this repeated presentation. This presentation is being adapted from original content published in the Journal for Nurse Practitioners (JNP) in collaboration with the original author(s). The original article content is owned by Elsevier, and duplication of that material is not permitted. This activity is approved for 1.0 contact hour(s) of continuing education by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). Activity ID 18103403. This activity was planned in accordance with AANP CE Standards and Policies.

Event Details
  • Objectives
    • Identify three components of full practice authority for nurse practitioners (NPs)
    • List 3 reasons why full practice authority would benefit the health care system
    • Compare the difference between scope of practice and full practice authority
    • Identify four areas of practice where full practice authority would benefit populations
  • Speaker

    Beth Haney, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP, owns her practice and was elected Yorba Linda City Council Member in 2016. She is past president of the California Association for Nurse Practitioners (CANP) and is legislative chair for CANP – Orange County.