In the United States, there is an increasing demand for adult-gerontology acute care nurse practitioners (AGACNPs) who can address the complex chronic, acute, specialized, and critical care needs of adult and older adult patients.
With the growing nursing shortage, more clinical preceptors are needed to prepare aspiring nurses. Clinical preceptors are essential to facilitating nursing education and building the nursing workforce to fulfill the increased demand for quality health care.
We wanted to know if and how Baylor online DNP students were applying course learnings to their current nursing jobs.
There are all kinds of reasons why nurses choose Baylor University’s online Doctor of Nursing Practice program. Some are attracted by our reputation, others by the Christian values we live by, still others by our dedicated faculty or student support services.
Certified nurse-midwives (CNMs) are registered nurses (RNs) who have completed graduate education in nurse-midwifery that leads to either a Master’s (MS/MSN) degree or a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree.