Outcomes APN

Advanced practice RN's improve quality outcomes

Outcomes advanced nursing and midwifery practice

De meerwaarde van verpleegkundige spreekuren

Verpleegkundig specialisten op de zorgkaart in Nederland

Ervaringen van patiënten met APN's

Holistic health care: Patients' experiences of health care provided by an Advanced Practice Nurse
Irene Eriksson, Monica Lindblad, Ulrika Möller and Catharina Gillsjö
Version of Record online: 25 OCT 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/ijn.12603

What is already known about this topic?
  • Advanced Practice Nurse is an established role worldwide but is fairly new in Sweden.
  • Patients express a high level of satisfaction with the health care provided by an APN in various settings worldwide.
What this paper adds:
  • APNs provide safe and secure individual and holistic health care with high quality.
  • APNs have knowledge and skills that they carry out with a respectful and flexible approach.
  • APNs convey trust and provide health care that satisfies the patients' needs of accessibility and appropriateness in level of care.