Developing the A&E nurse practitioner role
Joanna Fisher Lead nurse and Clinical operations manager, St Mary’s NHS Trust, London
Martin J Steggall Senior lecturer in applied biological science, City University, London, St Bartholomew’s Hospital, London
Carol L Cox Professor of nursing in advanced Clinical practice and head, Applied biological sciences at City University, London
Nurse practitioners (NPs) have become integral to A&E teams so that, even though national debates regarding educational standards, title and future role direction continue, it is imperative to establish clarity regarding local NP role development.
Emergency Nurse. 13, 10, 26-31. doi: 10.7748/en2006.03.13.10.26.c1208
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