by msufan3710 - First off, I believe that we need to stop this push to have anyone and everyone come into nursing just to become a Nurse Practitioner. We need to stop the "I just... Read More →
by travelNP - I decided to become an ARNP because I knew it would be an empowering career. Although the work of an ARNP and Physician is similar, there are many differences.... Read More →
by traumaRUs - The first nurse practitioner program was established at the University of Colorado. There are currently more than 222,000 NPs in the US and 20,000 NPs join the... Read More →
by Michael M. Heuninckx - As primary care providers, it is our duty to ensure that the medications we are prescribing to our patients do not do more harm than good. Any goal of... Read More →
by DidiRN - Nurse Practitioners (NP) are registered nurses (RN) with graduate level degrees and are considered advanced practice nurses. They are able to provide health care... Read More →
by FullGlass - About me: middle-aged, no RN experience, prior career unrelated to healthcare. I joke that I'm "female, fat, and over forty." My only real "plus" is that I went to... Read More →
by shibaowner - Nurse Practitioners – Shortage or Surplus?
This controversial topic has been hotly debated, and is of great interest to current and future NPs, so I conducted... Read More →
by WKShadowRN - 1. Self-Care is not just a buzz-word phrase.
For the two years I was in NP school I worked full time and managed my course load. The last year of that I... Read More →
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There’s no shortage of studies, statistics and research on the essential roles nurses play today in primary care. A rapidly growing patient population and expanded... Read More →
by Michael M. Heuninckx - In today’s world, technology is around us everywhere we turn. Particularly, the technology of cell phones is one that has gone through numerous advances and... Read More →
by juan de la cruz - Advanced Practice Registered Nursing (APRN) as we know it arose out of the trailblazing efforts of nurses from four separate nursing specialties whose individual... Read More →