How will accomplishing your goal improve your certification preparation or make you a better nurse practitioner?


Improve my knowledge of respiratory function and diseases.


Complete respiratory subject specific exams in the APEA myQbank. I will continue to practice with these until I consistently score at least 90%.


Review respiratory/pulmonary in the Clinical Guidelines in Primary Care textbook.


Read at least 4-advanced practice nursing/medical journal articles related to respiratory.


Ask my preceptor to guide me through a detailed lung assessment at my clinical site.


Attend the on ground FNP Intensive and focus on respiratory during the review.


The majority of this goal will be accomplished by week 5 and will be reviewed as necessary through week 8 of this course. Learning activity number 5 will be accomplished by week 8.