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Family Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Includes Navigate 2 Preferred Access

Author(s): Julie G. Stewart, DNP, MPH, MSN, FNP-BC, Assistant Professor, Director of FNP Program, Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, Connecticut
Nancy Dennert, MS, MSN, FNP-BC, CDE, BC-ADM, Clinical Assistant Professor, Sacred Heart University
  • ISBN-13: 9781284081305
  • Navigate 2 Preferred Access     494 pages      © 2017
Price: $96.95 US List
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Family Nurse Practitioner Certification Review is an ideal study guide for new and recertifying nurses preparing to take the Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) certification exam administered by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program (AANPCP). Written by nurse practitioners, it offers up-to-date questions and answer rationales specific to FNP certification that reflect the most current guidelines. In addition, it offers a short theory review, clinical application of knowledge, and clinical skills. Also incorporated are ethical and legal considerations, scope of practice, and cultural sensitivity.

Navigate 2 Preferred Access also includes Nursing Exam Review: Strategies and Skills, Second Edition, a unique eBook that presents a 5-step approach to answering nursing exam questions and essential test taking strategies. Accompanying each step in the approach are practice questions, anecdotes from nurses who’ve passed nursing exams, hints, tricks, and proven guidelines. Also provided are numerous new strategies.

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Family Nurse Practitioner Comprehensive Exam Review Course

1  Test Taking Strategies
2  Professional Issues
3  Family & Community Theory & Assessment
4  Population Health, Health Promotion & Prevention (USPSTF)
5  Interviewing, History-taking, & Physical Assessment
6  Head, Ears, Nose, & Throat
7  Respiratory
8  Cardiovascular
9  Gastrointestinal
10  Musculoskeletal
11  Neurological
12  Endocrine
13  Hematology
14  Renal
15  Immune System & Infectious Diseases
16  Integumentary
17  Newborn through Adolescence
18  Women’s Health
19  Geriatrics
20  Mental Health
21  Coding & Billing
22  Research & Evidence Based Practice

Julie G. Stewart, DNP, MPH, MSN, FNP-BC-Assistant Professor, Director of FNP Program, Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, Connecticut

Julie Stewart, DNP, MSN, MPH, FNP-BC, Assistant Professor & Assistant Director of the FNP Program, Sacred Heart University. Dr. Stewart received her DNP from Case Western Reserve University, MSN/FNP from Sacred Heart University, and MPH from the UCONN Health Center. Dr. Stewart has earned numerous awards including the prestigious National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties Annual recognition award for " Outstanding Faculty Practice", the Florence S. Wald Award for Outstanding Contributions to Nursing Practice from the Connecticut Nurses’ Association, CT Nurse Practitioner of the year for 2006 by CTAPRNS, and received the Sacred Heart University CEHP Alumni Leadership Award 2006. In addition to teaching in the FNP and DNP programs Dr. Stewart provides comprehensive medical and specialty care to patients infected with HIV as a certified HIV Specialist, as well as to general medical patients in clinic settings, has been a sexual abuse medical examiner for children and adults, and participates in medical missions to Jamaica and Guatemala providing medical care to those in need, bringing nurse practitioner students and BSN students along with other faculty.

Nancy Dennert, MS, MSN, FNP-BC, CDE, BC-ADM-Clinical Assistant Professor, Sacred Heart University

Nancy Dennert has been a nurse educator since 1999.  She presently works full time as a FNP professor at Sacred Heart University and maintains a part-time position as a diabetes specialist in a private endocrine practice.  Nancy is the lead educator for the advanced pharmacology, family theory, and primary care of adults courses at Sacred Heart University College of Nursing.  

  • “This is a wonderful family nurse practitioner review. The practice exams are realistic and provide a clear, comprehensive rationale for each of the questions. The references are pertinent and valuable.” - Kathleen M. Woodruff, DNP, RN, ANP-BC, USC School of Social Work, for Doody’s Review Service, Rating: 5 Stars