The purpose of this assignment is evaluate a current or new role relative to a DNP prepared nurse. The emphasis will be on the skills that a DNP prepared nurse brings to the role. What are the differences coming from a DNP perspective? What skills will a DNP prepared nurse have that a MSN prepared RN would not. The Role Paper will be completed in 2 parts. Part I will focus on a description of the role and what the DNP/MSN nurse will bring to the role. A SWOT analysis will also be done for Part I. Part 2 will consist of a PEST analysis and the next steps in moving the role to a DNP level. References will be completed for both parts of the paper. The final paper will include both part 1 and part 2.