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A nurse practitioner is a registered nurse with advanced academic and clinicalexperience which enables him or her or diagnose and manage most common and manychronic illnesses either independently or as a part of a health care team A nursepractitioner provides some care previously offered only by physicians and in most stateshas the ability to prescribe medications working in collaboration with a physician a nursepractitioner provides high-quality cost-effective and individualized care for the life spanNurse practitioners focus largely on health maintenance disease preventioncounseling and patient education in a wide variety of settings With a strong emphasis onprimary care nurse practitioners are employed within several specialties includingneonatology nurse mid-wifery pediactrics school health family and adult healthwomens health mental health home care gereatrics and acute careNurse practitioners are educated through programs that grant either a certificate ora masters degree A registered nurse is recommended to have extensive clinicalexperience before applying to a nurse practitioner program An intensive preceptorshipunder the direct supervision of a physician or an experienced nurse practitioner as well asinstruction in nursing theory are key components to most nurse practitioner programsNurse Practitioners have held a respectively beneficial partnership with theirpatients for over thirty years Excellence in academic education and clinical training willenable Nurse Practitioners to continue to provide quality health care into the nextmillennium Continuation of this excellent history of care during a proliferation of NPEducation programs will be achieved through the consistent use of established programstandards for NP education Any decline in academic standards weakens the level of careprovided by the NP profession and is counterproductive to the goals of the profession theAmerican College of Nurse Practitioners ACNP and the goals of individual NPs ACNPwill continue to provide a leadership role that supports high quality NP education andadvocates for quality cost effective care for all clients in all settings and across thenation ACNP acknowledges its national affiliate members the National Organization ofNurse Practitioner Faculties NONPF the Association of Womens Health Obstetric andNeonatal Nurses AWOHNN and
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