The purpose of this assignment is to analyze how the DNP essentials can further the nursing role in various career settings.

Critical Thinking Assignment DNP Essentials Writing Assignment
The purpose of this assignment is to analyze how the DNP essentials can further the nursing role in various career settings.
Directions: Write a 1-3 page paper answering,
1. Define the DNP essentials
2. When was the DNP degree started
3. Describe how you envision the DNP degree to further your nursing career
4. Analyze and describe how you envision meeting the DNP essentials in the DNP program
5. Use a title page, a reference page and write at the graduate level. Be creative.
Reading Assignments/PowerPoint/Textbook/Websites:
• Read American Association of College of Nursing DNP Essentials at website: https://www.aacnnursing.org/DNP/DNP-Essentials
TEXTBOOKS AND RESOURCES:
2. Buppert, C. (2018). Nurse practitioner’s business practice and legal guide (6th Ed.). Burlington, MA: Jones and Bartlett Learning. ISBN: 978-1284117165 3
3. Melnyk, B. & Fineout-Overholt, E. (2019). Evidence-based practice in nursing and healthcare: A guide to best practice (4th Ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. ISBN-13: 978-1496384539 or ISBN-10: 1496384539
4. Zaccagnini, M. & Pechacek, J. (2019). The doctor of nursing practice essentials: A new model for advanced practice nursing. (4 th Ed.). MA: Jones & Bartlett. ISBN: 978-1284167078 RECOMMENDED