This article by Stanley (2009) Reaching Consensus on a Regulatory Model: What Does This Mean for APRNs? is about a consensus model developed by the national organization of nurses. The model relates to different issues in the field of advanced practice nursing. The article discuss issues relating to what need to be done for one to be licensed, accredited, certified and educated in order to qualify as a family nurse practitioner. The article provides vital information that has the ability to shape the future practice of advanced nursing practitioners (Stanley, 2009).