This 3-4 page paper is based on a nursing subspecialty or an advanced practice nursing role that you may want to pursue.
Read and reference to American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) website and specialty practice websites for nurse practitioners. (Examples; AANP, AANA, ACNM)

  1. Write a short synopsis of the professional nursing specialty in #1 including:
    Name and History of specialty
    Educational preparation required
    Certification requirements
    Re-certification requirements
    Job description and Salary range
    Why this specialty appeals to you
    A national source on the future of this specialty
  2. Professional Nursing Organization
    Identify one professional nursing organization for this specialty.
    Describe its mission statement/philosophy; history;
    Describe resources offered to its members
    Explain dues and if there are local or national meetings.
    Identify a professional journal associated with the specialty.