A role delineation study of seven nurse practitioner specialties / American Nurses Credentialing Center, a subsidiary of the American Nurses Association. - Silver Spring, Md. : American Nurses Credentialing Center, c2004. - viii, 172 p. ; 28 cm.

"Summary report from a 2003 national study of practice of acute care, adult, family, gerontological, pediatric, and adult/family psychiatric and mental health nurse practitioners."

Includes bibliographical references.

Study background -- Overview of the study -- Role of the content experts -- Methodology -- Study chronology -- Sample selection -- Survey development and measures -- Development of knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSA) domains -- Data collection -- KSA and work activities linking activity -- Test content outline revisions -- Survey results -- Demographic background information -- Practice settings -- Practice descriptions -- Comparisons among specialties -- Test revision results.

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Nurse practitioners--Job descriptions--United States.
Nurse practitioners--Certification--United States.
Nurse practitioners--Rating of--United States.
Nursing specialties--Standards--United States.
Job analysis.

RT82.8 / .R645 2004

610.73/06/92

2005 E-743 WY 128 / R745 2004