Provide a clear discussion on Benner’s theory “from Novice to Expert” and how it is applies to nursing practice. This discussion requires a reference list containing a minimum of 10 references.

Within your discussion:

Provide an outline of Benner’s theory
Describe the five stages of clinical competence and how nurses transition through to become an expert.
Explain the terms ‘advanced practice’
Identify the functions of a novice versus an advanced practice nurse
Relate Benner’s theory to the NMBA standards of practice