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The purpose of the Advance Practice Advisory Committee is to provide recommendations to the Board on issues involving Advanced Practice.
The Goals are:
- Clarify and articulate regulatory sufficiency of the four Advanced Practice roles and recommend changes to the Nurse Practice Act and rules.
- Develop recommendations for Advisory Opinions related to Advanced Practice Nurse functions.
- Review national trends in the regulation of Advanced Practice and make recommendations to the Board.
- Evaluate the APRN Model Compact and make recommendations to the Board its impact on the APRN regulatory process.
- Collaborate with other Board committees on matters of mutual interest.
The Advanced Practice Committee meets in the AZBN Board room located at:
1740 W Adams St, Phoenix, AZ 85007
Wednesday, May 12, 2021 @ 1:30pm
Wednesday, August 11, 2021 @ 1:30pm
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 @ 1:30pm
An audio recording of this committee meeting will be made available within three days of the meeting.
Advanced Practice Advisory Committee
Carolyn McCormies, RN, MS, FNP-BC, Board Member
Angela (Angie) Fountain, DNP, CRNA, Board Member
Janeen Dahn, PhD, RN, MSN, FNP-C
Diane Caruso, MSN, FNP-C, CRRN
Tiffany Fotinos, MSN, FNP-C
Carol Bafaloukos, DNP, WHNP-BC, FNP
Janice Bovee, MSN, CNM, RNFA
Miki Ann Couchoud, FNP-C, MSN, BSN, RN, CEN, CFRN
Sam Esquivias, MSN, FNP, PMHNP
Roni Fox, MSN, RN, FNP-C, PMHNP-BC
Denice Gibson, DNP, RN, BMTCN, CRNI, AOCNS
Jenice Guzman, PhD, MSN, GNP-BC
Sonia Helmick, MSN, FNP-C
Judy Hileman, MSN, FNP-C, PMHNP-BC
Joel Lucero, AG-ACNP, FNP
Rosa Norris, DNP, FNP-C, PMHNP-BC
Angela Oakley, MSN, FNP-C
Misty Pagan, DNP, AGNP-C
Lee Ranalli, DNP, MSN, CRNA
Matt Rhodes, MSN, RN-BC, FNP-BC, CSRN, CEN, AP-PMN
Yeimi Rivera, DNP, FNP
Pat Shannon, PHD, APRN-PNP-BC, CNE
Tracy Thomas, MSN, CCRN, TCRN, ACNS-BC
Shelley Vaughn, DNP, FNP-BC
Tamara Wisely, DNP, FNP-BC, WHNP-BC
Kristine Zinkgraf, MSN, CNS