In this open Discussion, you will locate and review the practice agreements in the state (CALIFORNIA) in which you plan to practice, identify potential collaboration requirements in your state, and understand the certification and licensing process that you will need to follow.

In this open Discussion, you will locate and review the practice agreements in the state (CALIFORNIA) in which you plan to practice, identify potential collaboration requirements in your state, and understand the certification and licensing process that you will need to follow. To Prepare: · Review practice agreements in your state. · Identify whether your state requires physician collaboration or supervision for nurse practitioners, and if so, what those requirements are. · Research the following: · How do you get certified and licensed as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) in your state? · What is the application process for certification in your state? · What is your state’s board of nursing website? · How does your state define the scope of practice of a nurse practitioner? · What is included in your state practice agreement? · How do you get a DEA license? · Does your state have a prescription monitoring program (PMP)? · How does your state describe a nurse practitioner’s controlled-substance prescriptive authority, and what nurse practitioner drug schedules...
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Describe the characteristics of the aging process. Explain how some of the characteristics may lead to elder abuse (memory issues, vulnerability, etc.).

Describe the characteristics of the aging process. Explain how some of the characteristics may lead to elder abuse (memory issues, vulnerability, etc.). Discuss the types of consideration a nurse must be mindful of while performing a health assessment on a geriatric patient as compared to a middle-aged adult. Using 300-350 words APA format with references....
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As a psychiatric nurse practitioner, before you can recommend potential pharmacotherapeutics to address a patient’s condition or disorder,

As a psychiatric nurse practitioner, before you can recommend potential pharmacotherapeutics to address a patient’s condition or disorder, you must understand the basic function and structure of the neuron and central nervous system. For this Assignment, you will review and apply your understanding of neuroanatomy by addressing a set of short answer prompts. To Prepare: Review the Learning Resources for this week in preparation to complete this Assignment. Reflect on the basic function and structure of the neuron in relation to the central nervous system. Reflect on the inter-connectedness between neurons and the central nervous system, including the pathway and distribution of electrical impulses. Reflect on how neurons communicate with each other and review the concept of neuroplasticity.   Address the following Short Answer prompts for your Assignment. Be sure to include references to the Learning Resources for this week. In 4 or 5 sentences, describe the anatomy of the basic unit of the nervous system, the neuron. Include each part of the...
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Research the proportion of women, African Americans, Native Americans, Hispanic Americans, Asian Americans and openly gay or lesbian members of Congress.

Research the proportion of women, African Americans, Native Americans, Hispanic Americans, Asian Americans and openly gay or lesbian members of Congress. Reflect on what these patterns say about the nature of representation. Why do some groups tend to be underrepresented in Congress? Why do you see a trend in which more women and minorities are being represented? Do you think the underrepresentation of women and minorities affect Congress's business? How might we as a people address this situation and strive towards equal representation? Make sure to cite sources used. Length: 1.5-2 pages (not including title page or references page) 1-inch margins Double spaced 12-point Times New Roman font Title page References page (minimum of 2 scholarly sources in addition to textbook if cited) ...
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As an advanced practice nurse assisting physicians in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders, it is important to not only understand the impact of disorders on the body,

As an advanced practice nurse assisting physicians in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders, it is important to not only understand the impact of disorders on the body, but also the impact of drug treatments on the body. The relationships between drugs and the body can be described by pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics. Pharmacokinetics describes what the body does to the drug through absorption, distribution, metabolism, and excretion, whereas pharmacodynamics describes what the drug does to the body. Photo Credit: Getty Images/Ingram Publishing When selecting drugs and determining dosages for patients, it is essential to consider individual patient factors that might impact the patient’s pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic processes. These patient factors include genetics, gender, ethnicity, age, behavior (i.e., diet, nutrition, smoking, alcohol, illicit drug abuse), and/or pathophysiological changes due to disease. For this Discussion, you reflect on a case from your past clinical experiences and consider how a patient’s pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic processes may alter his or her response to a drug. To Prepare Review the...
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FlexPath Prep Plan 

FlexPath Prep Plan For this assessment, you will create a personal FlexPath Prep Plan. Remember that this plan is truly for you. Creating it will help you: Recognize the knowledge, skills, and strengths you bring to your FlexPath experience. Think about what you may need to change to succeed in FlexPath. Create a realistic plan for fitting FlexPath course work into your life. Prepare for your first meeting with your FlexPath coach. Begin your first academic course feeling prepared. For each question below, think about what you know about yourself and consider what you have learned in orientation. Use this document and fill in the spaces. Answer each question as completely as possible, using complete sentences. You should be able to write at least 3–4 well-constructed sentences for each bullet point. Now that you have been through FlexPath orientation, what seems new and different about the FlexPath model, and what adjustments will you need to make to be successful in this model? Are there things about the FlexPath model that...
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write an essay in which you describe these two types of conformity

People conform for two broad reasons: to be liked and to be right. Using the material in Chapter 6, write an essay in which you describe these two types of conformity. Be sure to use the appropriate terms and describe the corresponding studies that demonstrate these two categories of conformity. Max Words: 600 https://diasmumpuni.files.wordpress.com/2018/02/david_g-_myers_social_psychology_10th_editionbookfi.pdf ...
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PSY 650: Human Development Prenatal Development And Infancy

Imagine that you work for a family health organization. You have been asked to create a newsletter to hand out to expecting parents. The newsletter should consist of 600-750 words that will inform parents of issues related to prenatal development and infancy. In the newsletter, make sure to include the following: 1. List critical periods of prenatal development. 2. List teratogens that could impact prenatal development. 3. List and describe ways to have a healthy pregnancy and to reduce prenatal risks. 4. Describe infant risks and how to minimize those risks (e.g., SIDS, injury). 5. Address attachment issues during infancy. 6. Provide tips for fostering healthy development in the three areas of infant development. Use two to four scholarly resources to support your information. *Include a reference(s) from the GCU Library; https://library.gcu.edu/ While APA style is required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected, and documentation of sources should be presented using APA 7th Style formatting guidelines....
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An explanation about how you, as Talia’s social worker, might apply the concept of resiliency to Talia and her situation

By Day 3 Post a Discussion that includes the following: An explanation about how you, as Talia's social worker, might apply the concept of resiliency to Talia and her situation Examples from the case study of Talia and the resources to support your strategy An explanation of how you might apply the concept of resiliency to your social work practice By Day 5 Respond to at least two colleagues in one or more of the following ways: Add to your colleague's suggestion for applying resiliency to Talia's case by suggesting an adaptation of the strategy. Critique your colleague's suggested application of resiliency to social work practice, stating whether you might use the strategy in your own practice, and why. ...
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 respond to at least one of your fellow  classmates posting explaining the reason(s) for the agreement or  disagreement with their initial posting.

instructions  respond to at least one of your fellow  classmates posting explaining the reason(s) for the agreement or  disagreement with their initial posting. Make sure to use proper  grammar, punctuation, and proper APA citation, when writing your initial  post. When replying to your classmates don't forget to comply with  Netiquette Guidelines in the "Getting Started" area and include a  salutation to your classmate(s). ...
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