With our online graduate nursing programs ranked 8th in the nation. we are highly recognized in the healthcare industry for outstanding programs for
oracticing nurses wishing to further their education-
To maintain the highest level of excellence in our Doctor of Nursing Practice program we limit the number of applicants admitted for each start date.
Once you have completed the writing assignment described below. please forward the Letter of Intent to your enrollment counselor.
Write a short essay in response to the following four questions:
am applying to Docturate Nursing Practice at Grand Canyon University for start date March 2. 2017-
1- What is your motivation for earning a doctoral degree?
would like to open my own primary care practice clinic with enhance skills to assess. design care. and create needed changes- would like to specialize in
2- What do you envision doing differently when your degree is complete?
To be able to gather evidence and implement changes to improve patient outcomes much more effectively-
3- What is your idea for a topic for your Direct Practice Improvement (DPI) project?
Sleep Apnea: Utilization of sleep apnea app to determine potential compliance and to improve adherance-
I choose this topic because I was recently diagnose with severe sleep apnea 3 months and started wearing the c-pap 6 weeks ago. I had a hard adjusting
-pap mask on the face and the feel of the air pressure delivered by CPAP unit-i statrted to use that sleep apnea app which gave me daily tips of how to
adjust to c-pap therapy. The app also gave me a daily grade card of how well I slept with C- pap machine- The app motivated me to sleep better/longer tha
the night before-
4- Where do you plan to do most of your Practice hours?
plan on doing most of my practice hours at my place of work on my days off- I am currently employed at: Flight and Family Medicine clinic on Warnor Rob
AFB . I already have a DNP collegue at work who agreed to be my mentor throughout the program-
The title of this essay will be: Letter of Intent
This paper should be at approximately 500 words in length-
This paper must be written in APA format using Microsoft Word and must include both a cover and reference page-