The American Nurse

Walden University College of Nursing and Carolyn Jones Productions 

The American Nurse  

Release Date: 4/03/2020 

Expiration Date: 5/31/2021 

Format: Recording 

Target Audience  

This activity is intended for Registered Nurses/Advanced Practice Registered Nurses.    

Statement of Need 

Nursing career paths are varied with associated rewards and challenges. Increased awareness and knowledge of career paths enhances career decisionmaking.   

Educational Outcome 

Upon completion of this activity learners should be able to: 

  1. Reflect on one of the five nurses presented. 

  1. Discuss one aspect of that nurses' role that interested you as a nursing professional.  

Accreditation Statement 

Walden University is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Provider Unit P0469.  

Credit Designation Statement 

Walden University designates this enduring material for 1.0 contact hour. 

Obtaining contact hours for this activity: 

After you have viewed at least 90% of the film, please click on the Continue button to set up a learner profile, complete the evaluation, and download your contact hour certificate. 


This activity is jointly provided by Walden University and Carolyn Jones Productions. The planners and presenters of this nursing continuing professional development activity disclose that there are no relevant financial relationships (those held by the planner or significant other, currently or within the last 12 months) with commercial interests. 


Cheryl Christ, DNP, CPNP-PC  
Tomekia Luckett, PhD, RN  
Jolynn Howell
Lisa Frank 
Carolyn Jones   


Carolyn Jones 
Lisa Frank 


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Technical Requirements 

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