This presentation discusses the implementation and success of an advanced practice provider (APP)-led transperineal prostate biopsy clinic. The benefits of this model of care include improved patient outcomes, increased efficiency, and decreased diagnostic delays. Attendees learn about the role of APPs in leading this clinic and the impact of this model on patient care and clinic operations.
Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information:
Contact hours available until 10/29/25.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online nursing continuing professional development evaluation. You will be able to print your NCPD certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Disclosure of relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies (planners, faculty/speakers, reviewers):
Planning Committee Disclosures: There are no disclosures to declare. Speaker Disclosures: There are no speaker disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support: No commercial support declared.
Accreditation Statement: The Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates (SUNA) is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
SUNA accreditation is reciprocal in the states and specialty organizations that recognize the ANCC-COA accreditation process. SUNA is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 5556. Accreditation and approved provider status of NCPD does not imply ANCC-COA approval or endorsement of any product, advertising, or educational content. SUNA urges all participants to be aware of the requirements for re-licensure in the states in which they hold a license.
Learning Outcome: After completing this learning activity, the participant will be able to understand the creation and advantages of an Advanced Practice Provider-led Transperineal Prostate Biopsy Clinic. They will grasp how this clinic addresses gaps in prostate biopsies, improves access, reduces wait times, and enhances care quality. Participants will also recognize the streamlined process, optimized resources, reduced sedation, and expanded access to care as integral features of this innovative approach.