The question of whether the DNP impacts patient care has arisen among many NPs who hold those DNPs.
At the annual meeting of the AMA, held June 9-14, 2017, delegates passed a resolution opposing autonomous state PA boards.
If a PA treats a patient but the service is billed under a physician’s NPI number, did the PA contribute any revenue to the practice?
Nurse practitioners are more in demand than most physicians as states allow direct access to patients for these increasingly popular health professionals.
This new “exclusionary” formulary applies to Ohio’s certified nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists and certified nurse midwives.
After days of debate and years of dreaming, collaboration and study, an entire profession has embraced their future.
PAs pass policy to enhance their ability to meet patient needs and ensure future of the profession.
We need to look at people individually. Get to know the person behind the office or hospital visit. Ask the questions to help provide the best care.
In an era where demand for medical services is outstripping supply, a good idea born in the 1960s is emerging as a medical innovation domestically and globally.
A study found that primary care provider ordering habits may result in higher healthcare costs versus the habits of nurse practitioners and physician assistants.