This engaging lecture covers essential information for every new NP. Find out everything you need to know to start practicing in your new role!
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Video format requires Google Chrome. Each video purchase can be viewed two times within 6 months of purchase. Rewind and fast-forward options available to ensure understanding. Each audio purchase is accessible for 1 year from the date of purchase.
At the conclusion of this learning activity, the learner will be able to:
- Discuss the process of NP licensure after passing the certification examination.
- Describe the steps necessary to obtain prescriptive authority, a national provider identifier number, and Drug Enforcement Administration number after earning certification.
- Evaluate factors in salary negotiation and methods of payment and reimbursement.
- Discuss the resources available to NPs to assist in staying current in practice and maintaining national certification.
This activity is approved for 2.25 contact hour(s) (which includes 0 hour(s) of pharmacology)
TIME TO COMPLETE
2 hours, 17 minutes plus posttest
Advanced Practice Education Associates (APEA) is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 100820. This activity is approved for 2.25 contact hour(s) (which includes 0 hour(s) of pharmacology). Program ID #2022-02-19, 2022-02-42.
This course is taught by Kathy Baldridge, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP, the director of psychometric analysis for APEA. Dr. Baldridge is a family nurse practitioner in central Louisiana and is the president of the Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners.