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Considering a DNP? Read These Books First.

I completed my Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) about a year ago from DeSales University in Center Valley, PA. Along the way I read some quite …

Sigma Theta Tau International's 26th International Nursing Research Congress: Interprofessional Team-Based Approach to Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C and Psychiatric Co-Morbidity

<b>Description/Overview:</b> In this symposium, we will present three case studies of patients treated for chronic hepatitis C while managing their …

Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners: Vol 27, No 8

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Becoming a “Protein Pro”: Everything NPs Need to Know about Dietary Protein for Patients

This program is approved for 1.0 contact hour(s) of continuing education by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Program ID 1408371. This …

The Healthcare Hashtag Project

Healthcare Hashtag Project<p>Healthcare Hashtag Project, a free open platform for patients, caregivers, advocates, doctors and other providers that …

NYC Health Commissioner Dr. Bassett and NYS Health Commissioner Dr. Zucker Provide Update

<b>NEW YORK</b>—Today, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Commissioner Dr. Mary T. Bassett and New York State Commissioner of Health Dr. …

The Know Your Dose campaign warns of danger from a common drug

(Harrisburg) -- Health professionals and advocates are teaming up to call attention to a common over-the-counter drug that can damage your liver if …

Medical drone makes house calls in the remote mountains of Virginia

<b>VIRGINIA</b> -- The drone delivery business had what some are calling its "Kitty Hawk moment" on Friday -- in reference to the town made famous by the …

Diagnosis and treatment of patients with bipolar disorder: A review for advanced practice nurses - McCormick - 2015 - Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners

Abstract<p>Purpose<p>This review article provides an overview of the frequency, burden of illness, diagnosis, and treatment of bipolar disorder (BD) from …

Antibiotics wrongly prescribed by many GPs, survey finds

Almost half of British GPs have admitted prescribing antibiotics even though they know they will not treat the patient’s condition, a survey shows.<p>Ninety per cent of doctors who responded to a recent questionnaire said they felt pressure from patients to hand out the antibacterial medication.<p>The …

Evidence-based diagnosis and management of acute bronchitis : The Nurse Practitioner

<b>Acute bronchitis is characterized by the primary symptom of</b><p>a productive cough lasting 2 weeks.<br>• a productive cough and fever lasting 3 weeks.<br>• a cough …

Precepting future nurse practitioners : The Nurse Practitioner

Section Editor(s): Newland, Jamesetta PhD, RN, FNP-BC, FAANP, DPNAP<p>doi: 10.1097/01.NPR.0000452980.84429.50<p>Department: Editor's Memo<p>One of my most …

The golden hour Performing an acute ischemic stroke workup : The Nurse Practitioner

<b>Ischemic stroke accounts for what percentage of all strokes?</b><p>37%<br>• 57%<br>• 87%<br>• 97%<p><b>Cardinal symptoms predictive of stroke include the sudden onset of any of the</b> …

Spike in paracetamol overdoses

Infographic: Nurse Practitioners & the Affordable Care Act

The infographic below comes courtesy of Simmons School of Nursing & Health Sciences. Check the full link out at: …

2,610 hospitals fined for readmissions

Medicare is fining a record number of hospitals – 2,610 – for having too many patients return within a month for additional treatments, federal …

Recognizing depression in late life

Abstract: Depression presents differently in older adults than in younger adults and frequently occurs with many chronic illnesses in later life, …

Paging Nurse Practitioners As Demand Soars Under ObamaCare

There is unprecedented demand for nurse practitioners and physician assistants as demand grows for more primary care medical providers and care coordinators to treat millions of newly insured patients under the Affordable Care Act.<p>A new study by physician staffing firm MerrittHawkins indicates the …

The nurse practitioner will see you now

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California Weighs Expanded Role For Nurse Practitioners

As states gear up for the Affordable Care Act, they're trying to figure out if there will be enough providers of health care to meet demand from the newly insured.<p>California is one of 15 states expected to consider legislation this year that would give advanced practice nurses more authority to …

Empowering nurse practitioners could reduce hospitalizations from SNFs, study finds

August 29, 2014<p>Share this content:<p>Granting more authority to nurse practitioners is associated with reduced hospitalization of skilled nursing …

Stop calling nurse practitioners mid-level providers

184K Shares<p>I really hate it when a nurse practitioner is called a mid-level provider.<p>“Mid-level provider” isn’t even a legal or academic term. It is …

Nursing News & RN Career Information

Common HIPAA Violations Nurses Make<p>Expert Tips: Transition into a Different Nursing Specialty<p>Most Interesting<p>Nursing News<p>Common Nursing Ethics …

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Ten Things Physicians Should Know about Nurse Practitioners

Nurse practitioners are an important part of the healthcare system. Here are 10 things physicians should know about them:<p><b>1. Nurse practitioners (NPs)</b> …

FTC Report on APRN Practice Demands Our Attention

The major question the report tackles is: “Do current SOP laws and regulations impair competition?” Competition, it argues, is good for the health …

Heart Murmur? Listening For Heart Sounds (With Audio)

Depending on your specialty, your cardiac assessment probably consists of listening to an apical pulse over the mitral valve and sagely nodding your …