Unit 1: The Role of the Nurse Practitioner – Discussion
Topic 2: Scope of practice
The scope of practice for RNs and NPs varies greatly. There are also variations in scope of practice for RNs and NPs from state to state. Review the scope of practice for RNs and NPs in your state and describe the differences in your discussion board post for your colleagues. After you have posted your response, review the posts of your colleagues. What similarities does the scope of practice for NPs in your state have with others? What are the differences? Share these similarities and differences in your responses to your colleagues.