Emergency Nurse Practitioner

Block Schedule & Textbooks

Emergency Nurse Practitioner (ENP) - Dual AGACNP/FNP-ED Specialty

VUSN reserves the right through its established procedures to change this schedule as course requirements dictate.

For questions contact Specialty Director Jennifer Wilbeck or by phone: 615-322-4195  

First Year Specialty Student Schedule (AGACNP Cohort)

2018 - 2019 Block Schedule

Summer 2019

  • May 6 - 8
  • June 10 - 11

FNP/ENP: (starting Fall 2019)

FNP/ENP: 2019-2020 Block Schedule

New students, please remember mandatory orientation on August 19-20 . Returning students are only required to attend the afternoon session (beginning at 1 PM) on August 20.

Fall 2019

Block 1: August 19-22

Date Time Course Location
Monday, August 19   MSN Specialty Level Orientation  
Tuesday, August 20    MSN Specialty level orientation (morning)
 ENP specialty orientation (afternoon)
 ENP Specialty Reception
 
Wednesday, August 21 9-11

 6305 Orientation & Skills (includes Sim Lab Tour)
  
 
  12-4  N6020 NA 161 

Thursday, August 22

9-12  N6030  
  1-4  N6011 (recorded for 1st yr PT students)  

Block 2: September 9-12

Date Time Course Location
Monday, September 9 8-5  N6011& N6305 Rotations (Skin, I&D, & US)  
Tuesday, September 10 8-5  N6011& N6305 Rotations (Joints & US)  
Wednesday, Sept 11 9-12  6030  
   12-1  Faculty Chat & Chew   
  1-4   6020  
Thursday, September 12 9-12  6030  
  1-4 6305 Skills  

Block3: October 1-4

Date Time Course Location
Tuesday, October 1 8-5  N6011 CELA Head to Toe Check-off  
  9:30-12:30  6305 Group Assessment Sims  
Wednesday, October 2 8-12  N6030  
   1-5  N6020  
Thursday, October 3 8-12  N6030  
  1-3    6305 Skills  Sim Lab Beds 1-5
  3-5   6305: Chest X-ray Interpretation  
Friday, October 4 8-5:30  6011: GTA/MUTA check-offs  

Block 4: October 28-29

Date Time Course Location
Monday, October 28 9-11  6305 Skills  
   12-2   N6030  
  2-5  N6020  
Tuesday, October 29 8-12  N6020  
  1-4   N6030  

Spring 2020

  • Jan 6-10
  • Jan 27-30
  • Feb 24-27
  • Mar 30 - Apr 1

Summer 2020

  • May 12-14
  • July 31 

PMC Cohort Schedule

PMC Cohort 2019-2020 Block Schedule

New students, please remember mandatory orientation on August 19-20 .  

Fall 2019

  • Aug 21-23
  • Oct 1-4

Spring 2020

  • Jan 6-10
  • Mar 30 - Apr 1

Textbooks

Summer 2019

Course Number Level Course Name Instructor Required Texts Recommended Texts
6143 MSN Point of Care Ultrasound Susanna Rudy, DNP, MSN, MFS, AG-ACNP, FNP, ENP, CCRN Soni, N.J., Arntfield, R. & Kory, P. (2015).  Point-of-care-ultrasound.  Elsevier Saunders.  Philadelphia, PA. ISBN 9781455775699  
6185 MSN Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Preceptorship Jennifer Wilbeck, DNP, ACNP-BC, FNP-BC, ENP-C, FAANP   Campo, Theresa & Lafferty, Keith. (2015). Essential Procedures for Practitioners in Emergency, Urgent, and Primary Care Settings (2nd ed.). Springer. ISBN 9780826171764. 1st edition in Eskind Library

Cline, D., Ma, O., et al. (2017). Tintinalli's Emergency Medicine Manual (8th ed.). McGraw- Hill. ISBN 9780071837026

Schaider, J.J et al. (2014) Rosen and Barkin's 5-minute Emergency Medicine Consult (5th ed.). Lippincott Williams and Wilkins. ISBN 9781451190670

Shea, Shelia & Hoyt, Sue (2016). Family Emergent/Urgent and Ambulatory Care: The Pocket NP (1st ed.). Springer. ISBN 9780826134134

Shea, Shelia & Hoyt, Sue (2016). Geriatric Emergent/Urgent and Ambulatory Care: The Pocket NP (1st ed.). Springer. ISBN 9780826134158

Shea, Shelia & Hoyt, Sue (2016). Pediatric Emergent/Urgent and Ambulatory Care: The Pocket NP (1st ed.). Springer. ISBN 9780826134110

6385 MSN Practicum in Emergency Care I Jennifer Wilbeck, DNP, ACNP-BC, FNP-BC, ENP-C, FAANP   Campo, Theresa & Lafferty, Keith. (2016). Essential Procedures for Practitioners in Emergency, Urgent, and Primary Care Settings (2nd ed.). Springer. ISBN 9780826171764. 1st edition in Eskind Library

Cline, D., Ma, O., et al. (2017). Tintinalli's Emergency Medicine Manual (8th ed.). McGraw- Hill. ISBN 9780071837026

Schaider, J.J et al. (2014) Rosen and Barkin's 5-minute Emergency Medicine Consult (5th ed.). Lippincott Williams and Wilkins. ISBN 9781451190670

Shea, Shelia & Hoyt, Sue (2016). Family Emergent/Urgent and Ambulatory Care: The Pocket NP (1st ed.). Springer. ISBN 9780826134134

Shea, Shelia & Hoyt, Sue (2016). Geriatric Emergent/Urgent and Ambulatory Care: The Pocket NP (1st ed.). Springer. ISBN 9780826134158

Shea, Shelia & Hoyt, Sue (2016). Pediatric Emergent/Urgent and Ambulatory Care: The Pocket NP (1st ed.). Springer. ISBN 9780826134110

6535 MSN Practicum in Primary Health Care of the Adult for Dual Specialty Michael Gooch, DNP, AC/F/ENP-BC, ENP-C Buttaro, T. M., et. al, (2017). Primary care: a collaborative practice (5th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier. ISBN-13: 978-0323355018

Additional reference texts as required from other courses to date

 
6595 MSN Family Nurse Practitioner Preceptorship  for AG-ACNP/FNP Dual Specialty Michael Gooch, DNP, AC/F/ENP-BC, ENP-C Buttaro, T. M., et. al, (2017). Primary care: a collaborative practice (5th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier. ISBN-13: 978-0323355018

Additional reference texts as required from other courses to date

 

Fall 2019

Fall 2019

Course Number Course Name Instructor Required Materials Recommended Materials
6305 MSN Advanced Health Assessment Campo, Theresa & Lafferty, Keith. (2015). Essential Procedures for Practitioners in Emergency, Urgent, and Primary Care Settings (2nd ed.). Springer. ISBN 9780826171764

Huff, J. (2016). ECG Workout: Exercises in Arrhythmia Interpretation (7th ed.).
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. ISBN 9781469899817

Shea, Shelia & Hoyt, Sue (2016). Family Emergent/Urgent and Ambulatory Care: The Pocket NP (1st ed.). Springer.
ISBN 9780826134134

Bickley, L.S. & Szilagyi, P.G. (2016). Bates' Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking (12th ed.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. ISBN: 9781469893419

Fischbach, F. & Dunning, M.B. (2017). A Manual of Laboratory
and Diagnostic Tests (10th ed.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
ISBN 9781496377128 (9th edition in Eskind Library)

LeBlond, DeGowin, & Brown. (2014). DeGowin's Diagnostic Examination (10th ed.). McGraw- Hill. ISBN: 978-
0071814478

Shea, Shelia & Hoyt, Sue (2016). Geriatric Emergent/Urgent and Ambulatory Care: The Pocket NP (1st ed.). Springer. ISBN 9780826134158

Shea, Shelia & Hoyt, Sue (2016). Pediatric Emergent/Urgent and Ambulatory Care: The Pocket NP (1st ed.). Springer. ISBN 9780826134110

Stern, S., Cifu, A., & Altkorn, D. (2014). Symptom to  Diagnosis: An Evidence-Based Guide (3rd ed.).
Lange/McGraw-Hill. ISBN 9780071803441

Sullivan, D. (2012). Guide to Clinical Documentation (2nd ed.). F.A. Davis. ISBN 9780803625839

Tierney, L.M. & Henderson, M.C. (2012). The Patient History:
Evidence-based Approach (2nd ed.). McGraw-Hill. ISBN

 

6535 MSN Practicum in Primary Health Care of the Adult for Dual Specialty Buttaro, T. M., et. al, (2017). Primary care: a collaborative practice (5th ed.) St. Louis, MO: Elsevier. ISBN-13: 978-0323355018 Additional reference texts as required from other courses to date  
6361 PMC

Patho in Emergency & Critical Care

Schaider, J. Barkin, R., Hayden, S. (2014) Rosen and Barkin's 5-Minute Emergency Consult . (5th ed.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. ISBN: 9781451190670 Campo, Theresa & Lafferty, Keith. (2015). Essential Procedures for Practitioners in Emergency, Urgent, and Primary Care Settings (2nd ed.). Springer. ISBN 9780826171764

Cline, D., Ma, D., Cydulka, R., Meckler, G., Handel, D., Thomas,
S. (2017) Tintinalli's Emergency Medical Manual . (8th ed.). McGraw –Hill Education/Medical. ISBN 9780071837026

Diepenbrock, N.H. (2012). Quick Reference to Critical Care . (5th ed.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins ISBN 9781451194265

Marino, P. (2014). The ICU Book (4th ed.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. ISBN: 9781451121186

Marx, J., Hockberger, R., Walls, R. (2017). Rosen's Emergency Medicine Concepts and Clinical Practice . (9th ed.).
Saunders. ISBN 9780323354790

6365 PMC Trauma, Emergency, Critical Care Clinical I Schaider, J. Barkin, R., Hayden, S. (2014)  Rosen and Barkin's 5-Minute Emergency Consult . Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
ISBN: 9781451190670
Campo, Theresa & Lafferty, Keith. (2015). Essential Procedures for Practitioners in Emergency, Urgent, and Primary Care Settings (2nd ed.). Springer. ISBN 9780826171764

 

Cline, D., Ma, D., Cydulka, R., Meckler, G., Handel, D., Thomas,
S. (2017) Tintinalli's Emergency Medical Manual (8th ed.). McGraw –Hill Education/Medical. ISBN 9780071837026

Diepenbrock, N.H. (2012). Quick Reference to Critical Care . (5th ed.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins ISBN 9781451194265

Marino, P. (2014). The ICU Book (4th ed.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. ISBN: 9781451121186

Shea, Shelia & Hoyt, Sue (2016). Family Emergent/Urgent and Ambulatory Care: The Pocket NP (1st ed.). Springer. ISBN 9780826134134

Shea, Shelia & Hoyt, Sue (2016). Geriatric Emergent/Urgent and Ambulatory Care: The Pocket NP (1st ed.). Springer. ISBN 9780826134158

Shea, Shelia & Hoyt, Sue (2016). Pediatric Emergent/Urgent and Ambulatory Care: The Pocket NP (1st ed.). Springer. ISBN 9780826134110