Prior to graduating from Nurse Practitioner programs, students should consider identifying a mentor and prepare to discuss the relationship with the person so there is more of a formal relationship for supporting the novice NP.
Stewart, J. G. (2015). Mentoring. In J. G. Stewart and S. M. DeNisco (Eds.) Role development for the nurse practitioner. Burlington, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning.
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