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NANN Publications of Interest to APRNs

As the professional voice of neonatal nursing, NANN and its APRN division, NANNP, are looked to as a resource on substantive issues that affect neonatal patients, their families, and the neonatal nurses and neonatal nurse practitioners who care for them. While the publications below are specific to the unique needs of neonatal APRNs, NANN's position statements span the spectrum of neonatal nursing. Each publication is carefully reviewed and updated at established intervals.

Workforce Survey

2014 Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Workforce Survey Executive Summary (2015)

NNP Education Standards

Education Standards and Curriculum Guidelines for Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Programs (2014)

NNP Education Standards and Curriculum Guidelines—Frequently Asked Questions (2015)

NANNP Position Statements and White Papers

Quality Metrics (2016)

The Impact of Advanced Practice Nurses’ Shift Length and Fatigue on Patient Safety (2015)

Standard for Maintaining the Competence of Neonatal Nurse Practitioners (2015)

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse: Role, Preparation, and Scope of Practice (2014)

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Scope of Practice—Talking Points (2014)

The Future of Neonatal Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Practice (2014) (White paper)

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Workforce (2013)

Clinical Practice Guidelines

The Management of Hypotension in the Very-Low-Birth-Weight Infant: Guideline for Practice (2011)