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Do all NP's have to diagnose?

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If I decide to go to NP school to become an Adult NP, will I be able to find a job that does not require diagnosing but rather doing physicals, conducting histories, health promotion and prevention, and management of a disease?

Any feedback is appreciated! :-D

Goose Xx, MSN, RN, CRNA

Specializes in SICU / Transport / Hyperbaric. Has 5 years experience.

How can you manage a disease process if you can't diagnose it properly.

So, you want people to get a diagnosis and then come to you for treatment.

Not sure how to take your question.

lmccrn62, MSN, RN

Specializes in Pain, critical care, administration, med.

Why become a NP?

traumaRUs, MSN, APRN, CNS

Specializes in Nephrology, Cardiology, ER, ICU. Has 27 years experience.

Agree we need a few more details.