As NPs treat greater numbers of patients, they must take steps to ensure that they are properly reimbursed for their services.
88% of NPs surveyed said they spend at least half of appointment times educating patients on diagnoses, treatments, and prescriptions.
Here are three reasons why hospitals are turning to NPs and improving patient care in the process.
Dave Mittman, PA, DFAAPA, gives his list of 10 things he would say to an NP to help them better understand PAs.
Being a Nurse Practitioner can be physically taxing and emotionally arduous. Here are 11 self-focused strategies to reduce that stress.
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.
The question of whether the DNP impacts patient care has arisen among many NPs who hold those DNPs.
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.