practitioner

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practitioner

noun artificer, artisan, artist, attorney, counselor, craftsman, creative worker, journeyman, lawyer, master worker, professional, solicitor, specialist, trained person
Associated concepts: legal practitioner, single practitioner, sole practitioner
See also: addict, attorney, esquire, expert, professional, specialist
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The ACNPC credential is awarded to acute care nurse practitioners who have passed the 175-question, 3 1/2-hour certification exam and who meet the eligibility requirements of completing an accredited graduate advanced practice education program with a concentration as an acute care nurse practitioner.
This book describes the scope and standards of professional performance for the acute care nurse practitioner.
Completed pilot testing for new ACNPC certification program for acute care nurse practitioners
The American Legacy Foundation funds will assist these programs for one year and will be used for a variety of projects, including providing scholarships for acute care nurse practitioners to attend a tobacco prevention and cessation training session; the development of a national and state-by- state report card of smoking among women and girls; and creating workshops and written materials to educate corporations and foundations and to encourage increased support for tobacco-control programs.
Total Number of Licensees Currently Registered to Practice at the Advanced Level (advanced registered nurse practitioners) Family Nurse Practitioners 1274 Nurse Midwives 113 Pediatric Nurse Practitioners 205 Certified Registered Nurse 542 Anesthetists School Nurse Practitioners 1 Women's Health Care 160 Practitioners Psychiatric-Mental Health 146 Nurse Practitioners Adult Nurse Practitioners 181 Clinical Nurse Specialists 88 Gerontological Nurse Practitioners 70 Neonatal Nurse Practitioners 50 Acute Care Nurse Practitioners 94 Perinatal Nurse Practitioners 0 Total 2,924