A Framework to Assess Nurse Practitioner Role Integration in Primary Health Care
Canadian Journal of Nursing Research, 04/11/2011
Burgess J et al. – The significance of collaboration for advancing nurse practitioner (NP) role integration is discussed; NP role integration is linked to the politics of primary health care (PHC) reform and the promise of holistic health promoting care for clients and communities. The framework has utility for policy leaders, decision–makers, and researchers in addressing barriers to role integration, supporting role evaluation, and securing and safeguarding the NP role.