Explain the key legal, regulatory, and credentialing issues facing APRNs.

explaining advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) levels of practice and legal and regulatory issues relating to APRNs, as well as the importance of professionalism to this group Write a 500–700-word paper with the following issues facing APRNs: Heading 1: Fully described the importance of the APRN scope of practice and how state-specific regulations impact scope of practice (Arkansas and Oklahoma) Heading 2: Fully Compare and contrast differences between full scope of practice and restricted scope of practice based on the state of licensure. Arkansas and Oklahoma Heading 3: Fully Explain the key legal, regulatory, and credentialing issues facing APRNs. Heading 4: Fully explain the barriers that continue to exist for APRNs, including where progress has been made and what remains to be done. Heading 5: Fully Describe concepts of professionalism as they pertain to the APRN. Heading 6: Fully Compare professionalism in the APRN role to professionalism in your current registered nurse (RN) role.