The Role of the Advanced Practice Nurse in the Academic Setting.


Journal Article (Review)

To explore how advanced practice nurses implement practice change in academic medical centers to support optimal patient and staff outcomes.Published peer reviewed literature, web-based resources, and professional society materials.Cancer care is rapidly evolving and advanced practice nurses can shape the future of how care is delivered as well as the setting it is delivered in.Advanced practice oncology nurses (Nurse Practitioners and Clinical Nurse Specialists) have an opportunity to significantly shape the patient experience by implementing programmatic changes across the continuum of care by engaging stakeholders in project design. Knowledge of change management and implementation science is critical to success.

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Cited Authors

  • Gosselin, TK; Dalton, KA; Penne, K

Published Date

  • November 2015

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 31 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 290 - 297

PubMed ID

  • 26525729

Pubmed Central ID

  • 26525729

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1878-3449

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0749-2081

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.soncn.2015.08.005


  • eng