Do State Restrictions on APRN’s Impact Patient Outcomes?

Feb 20, 2019  01:00 PM  EST


Join us on February 20 at 1:00 pm as Deanna E. Grimes, DrPH, RN, FAAN a Suzie Conway Endowed Professor in Nursing and head of the division of community health nursing at UTHealth, discusses state restrictions on APRNs and the patient impact.

Registration for this webinar in now closed.

Objectives to be covered include:

  • Describe the characteristics of the regulations on APRN practice in the most restrictive (MR) states and in least restrictive (LR) states.
  • Review a study that utilized a national database to explore whether patient outcomes for hypertension and diabetes control were better in MR states compared to LR states.
  • Report the findings on hypertension and diabetes control in the MR states and in the LR states.
  • State the main conclusion from the analysis in this study and the implication for health policy for APRN practice.

This activity is approved for 1.0 contact hour(s) of continuing education by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). This activity was planned in accordance with AANP CE Standards and Policies. New participants seeking CE Credit MUST register for a FREE MyAANP account prior to attending the webinar. The email you use to register for the webinar MUST match the email you use to register for a FREE MyAANP account. Current AANP members, please use your official MyAANP account email to register for this webinar. CE credit only available to persons attending the live event, inclusive of logging onto the platform and viewing the presentation. CE credit will not be available to persons who only dial-in.