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Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland Practice and Education Council for Nursing and Midwifery (2016)

“An Advanced Nurse Practitioner practises autonomously within his/her expanded scope of clinical practice, guided by The Code. Professional standards of practice and behaviour for nurses and midwives (Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) 2015). The Advanced Nurse Practitioner demonstrates highly developed assessment, diagnostic, analytical and clinical judgement skills and the components of this level of practice”

ADVANCED NURSING PRACTICE FRAMEWORK Supporting Advanced Nursing Practice in Health and Social Care Trusts (Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPS) 2016 )