Week 1 Assignment 1: Elevator Speech on the Role of the NP
The purpose of this assignment is to prepare you as future APRNs to communicate your professional role and clarify the difference between APRNs and other advanced practice healthcare providers. Once you have presented this, you will work on making this more concise and compelling since you will be asked these questions in your new role.
1. What is a Nurse Practitioner?
2. How does a Nurse Practitioner differ from a Physician Assistant?
3. How does a Nurse Practitioner differ from a Physician?
4. Why don’t you just become a physician?
For references, if you have created a PowerPoint for your presentation, please add your references on the last slide. If you have chosen not to create a PPT, then you may add your references to the Word document that contains your YouTube video URL. Please make sure that you adhere to current APA guidelines and submit at least three scholarly references per the Grading Rubric.