Professional organizations play an important role in nursing practice. They set guidelines and develop professional practice standards for nursing bodies. Professional organizations vary in purpose, mission, or membership (Kearney-Nunnery, 2016). That said, the professional organization in focus for this assignment is the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). With over 120,000 members, the organization is working to improve patient care and the nursing practice through the lens of the nurse practitioner (American Association of Nurse Practitioners, n.d.). The benefits of becoming a member of this organization include but are not limited to access to free, quality continuing education (CE), networking opportunities, advocacy support at the state and federal levels, as well as access to scholarly, peer-reviewed journals (American Association Nurse Practitioners , n.d.).
Evidence-based practice (EBP) appears in several places on the website and is evident under the headings NP Influence, Research Opportunities for NPs, Advocacy Center as well as in the goal and mission statement of the organization, to name a few. These locations on the AANP website all speak to advancing quality healthcare through practice, education, and research opportunities such as nurse participation in surveys, all which of involves evidence-based practice.
The work of the AANP is grounded in EBP. The website presents evidence of NP involvement in the care and treatment of patients with COPD and pulmonary hypertension, health conditions that can be detrimental to the patient without proper treatment. Insightful information including a clinical resource tool (developed by AANP and expert NP faculty Susan Corbridge and Corinne Young) with infographics is listed on the website for NP perusal (American Association of Nurse Practitioners, n.d.). COPD and pulmonary hypertension are medical conditions that affect the lungs and the patient’s breathing, the evidence-based information presented by the AANP on these conditions can make a big difference and shed light on how the NP can be effective in caring for these patients as well as improve their quality of life and reduce morbidity and mortality.
Professional organizations are very important. As stated, they play an important role in the nursing practice. The information discovered on the AANP website was insightful and has not changed my perception of the organization (as I had an idea of what the organization does) but has rather strengthened my decision to become a member. For example, the AANP organization can help expand the nurse’s perspective on health and professional issues at the state, national, and global levels (Milstead & Short, 2019). The AANP also provides the necessary tools for nurses to be successful in the policy making process whether in the institution or politically.
American Association Nurse Practitioners . (n.d.). Retrieved from AANP Member Benefits: https://www.aanp.org/membership/member-benefits
American Association of Nurse Practitioners. (n.d.). Retrieved from About the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP): https://www.aanp.org/about/about-the-american-association-of-nurse-practitioners-aanp
American Association of Nurse Practitioners. (n.d.). Retrieved from Nurse Practitioners Offer Vital Support to COPD and Pulmonary Hypertension Patients: https://www.aanp.org/news-feed/nurse-practitioners-offer-vital-support-to-copd-and-pulmonary-hypertension-patients
Kearney-Nunnery, R. (2016). Advancing Your Career: Concepts of Professional Nursing, 6th edition. Philadelphia, PA: F. A. Davis.
Milstead, J. A., & Short, N. M. (2019). Health policy and politics: A nurse’s guide (6th ed.) . Burlington, MA: Jones & Barlett Learning.
Why Choose Us
We value our clients. For this reason, we ensure that each paper is written carefully as per the instructions provided by the client. Our editing team also checks all the papers to ensure that they have been completed as per the expectations.
Professional Academic Writers
Over the years, our Acme Homework has managed to secure the most qualified, reliable and experienced team of writers. The company has also ensured continued training and development of the team members to ensure that it keep up with the rising Academic Trends.
Our prices are fairly priced in such a way that ensures affordability. Additionally, you can get a free price quotation by clicking on the "Place Order" button.
We pay strict attention on deadlines. For this reason, we ensure that all papers are submitted earlier, even before the deadline indicated by the customer. For this reason, the client can go through the work and review everything.
At Buy An Essay, all papers are plagiarism-free as they are written from scratch. We have taken strict measures to ensure that there is no similarity on all papers and that citations are included as per the standards set.
Customer Support 24/7
Our support team is readily available to provide any guidance/help on our platform at any time of the day/night. Feel free to contact us via the Chat window or support email: email@example.com.
Try it now!
How it works?
Follow these simple steps to get your paper done
Place your order
Fill in the order form and provide all details of your assignment.
Proceed with the payment
Choose the payment system that suits you most.
Receive the final file
Once your paper is ready, we will email it to you.
Buy An Essay has stood as the world’s leading custom essay writing services providers. Once you enter all the details in the order form under the place order button, the rest is up to us.
At Buy An Essay, we prioritize on all aspects that bring about a good grade such as impeccable grammar, proper structure, zero-plagiarism and conformance to guidelines. Our experienced team of writers will help you completed your essays and other assignments.
Admission and Business Papers
Be assured that you’ll definitely get accepted to the Master’s level program at any university once you enter all the details in the order form. We won’t leave you here; we will also help you secure a good position in your aspired workplace by creating an outstanding resume or portfolio once you place an order.
Editing and Proofreading
Our skilled editing and writing team will help you restructure you paper, paraphrase, correct grammar and replace plagiarized sections on your paper just on time. The service is geared toward eliminating any mistakes and rather enhancing better quality.
We have writers in almost all fields including the most technical fields. You don’t have to worry about the complexity of your paper. Simply enter as much details as possible in the place order section.