This professional practice panel consists of four advanced practice providers who share valuable information about their roles as advanced practice providers, the various clinic environments they work in, and differences in job responsibilities. The panel consists of a urology physician assistant and urogynecology nurse practitioner that work in academic medicine, a urology nurse practitioner that works in a private practice, and a continence specialist nurse practitioner that has previously had her own business practice. They share a brief description of their roles, clinic environments, how they interact with physicians and patients, experience in research involvement, and any experience in business ownership and operations.
Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information:
Contact hours available until 10/18/22.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Faculty, Planners, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Committee Disclosures: Christina Hegan, MS, APRN, WHNP-BC Spouse is a distributor for CBD rich hemp oil
There are no other Planning Committee disclosures to declare.
Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure: Leanne Schimke, MSN, NP, CRNP, CUNP Speakers Bureau – Bayer and Pfizer
There are no other speaker disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
Accreditation Statement: Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates (SUNA) is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
The SUNA accreditation is reciprocal in the states and specialty organizations that recognize the ANCC-COA accreditation process. SUNA is also a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 5556. Accreditation and approved provider status of CE in nursing does not imply ANCC-COA approval or endorsement of any product, advertising, or educational content. SUNA urges all participants to be aware of the CE requirements for re-licensure in the states in which they hold a license.
Learning Outcome: After completing this education activity, the learner will be able to identify opportunities for the APRN in a variety of sub-specialty settings.