Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRNs) at Cincinnati Children’s provide a full continuum of care, from fetal to adult patients in both the inpatient and outpatient settings, for primary to quaternary care needs.

The APRN scope of practice includes the evaluation and management of patient and family response to disease and interventions, as well as the coordination of care in achieving the best possible outcomes. We utilize evidence in providing patient care and as the foundation in developing new innovations for patient care.

The Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) at Cincinnati Children’s is an integral part of a multidisciplinary health care team.

There are over 500 nationally certified advanced practice registered nurses in more than 40 specialties at Cincinnati Children’s including:

  • Certified Nurse Practitioners (CNP)
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS)
  • Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA)