American Self-employed NPs: An Exploratory Study

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March 27, 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 activity is approved for 1.0 contact hour(s) of continuing education by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). Activity ID 19023571. This activity was planned in accordance with AANP CE Standards and Policies.

Event Details
  • Objectives
    • Discuss the evolution of the nurse practitioner in private practice
    • Review the difficulties experienced by nurse practitioners transitioning into private practice
    • Identify strategies to overcome barriers to private practice
  • Speaker

    Catherine Lyden, PhD, RN, FNP-C, CCRN, is a NP and faculty member at the University of Southern Maine. Her research focuses on the exploration of job satisfaction and empowerment in self-employed NPs.