In 2017, more than 89% of NPs were prepared in primary care programs.
A meeting with a nurse practitioner prior to discharge could improve the discharge process for patients.
Last week, I geared up for a tremendously difficult patient—one that was facing the last vestiges of life, fraught with battling metastatic cancer.
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.