Post your complete response to one of the discussion questions in the appropriate threads in the Discussion Area.
Discussion Question 1
Answer the following:
- Coaching and mentoring should be a core competency of nurses prepared at the graduate level. Do you agree or disagree with this statement? Defend your response.
- Based on your graduate specialization, identify one coaching activity that you can do in this advanced practice role. What strategies would you employ for this activity?
- Describe one mentoring activity you might complete with a mentor that would help you to acclimate to your new advance practice role. Should this activity be structured or unstructured?
Discussion Question 2
Consultation is a core competency of graduate nursing. Answer the following:
- Differentiate consultation from supervision?
- Are consultation and collaboration synonymous? Defend your response.
- Give an example of how you have seen the consultation competency practiced in your current nursing area. Explain if the practice followed the graduate competency criteria.
Memo: Textbook: Advanced Practice Nursing: An Integrative Approach 5th Edition.