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ERIC Number: EJ624355
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-3158
The Transition to First Position as Nurse Practitioner.
Kelly, Norma R.; Mathews, Maureen
Journal of Nursing Education, v40 n4 p156-62 Apr 2001
Focus groups of 21 recent nurse practitioner graduates revealed that, as they begin practice, they experience loss of time and privacy, changed relationships, isolation, and role ambiguity. Although they felt adequately prepared, they felt anxiety, inadequacy, and uncertainty. Mentoring and other ways to assist transition were recommended. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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