Clinical Education in Nurse Practitioner Programs

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The most exciting part of any nurse practitioner (NP) program is when the time comes to start clinical experiences. This chapter will first discuss traditional clinical education in a nurse practitioner program (master's NP program and post-BSN Doctorate NP program). Later, clinical education for the NP in a DNP program will be discussed.


Published: Stewart. Julie G. and Michelle I. Johnson. "Clinical Education in Nurse Practitioner Programs." Role Development for the Nurse Practitioner. Eds. Julie G. Stewart and Susan M. DeNisco. Burlington, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning, 2015. ISBN 9781449694692