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APN in Hospice?

  1. 0 Considering getting my APN, I love hospice and would like to stay with it, are there opportunities for APN's in hospice?
  2. Visit  Mercy65 profile page

    About Mercy65

    Mercy65 has '7' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'oncology/hospice/medsurg'. From 'NV'; 50 Years Old; Joined Aug '08; Posts: 220; Likes: 96.

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  3. Visit  traumaRUs profile page
    In my large hospital system, APNs are used in the palliative care dept as well as hospice.
  4. Visit  CCL"Babe" profile page
    Yes, there is a need for NP in hospice and in palliative care. My health system also uses NP for palliative care service in the hospital setting. New Medicare regulations require "face to face" meetings with physicians or mid level practitioners on a regular basis.

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