Nurse Practitioner Career Resources

Celebrating a 1-year anniversary as an FNP

Celebrating a 1-year anniversary as an FNP

An FNP reflects on the lessons he has learned in practice throughout the year.

VA grants veterans direct access to APRN care

VA grants veterans direct access to APRN care

The VA ruled to grant veterans direct access to advanced practice registered nurses who work in the VA healthcare system.

Integrating nurse practitioners into intensive care units

Integrating nurse practitioners into intensive care units

Ensuring successful integration of nurse practitioners into intensive care units includes orientation programs and leadership teams.

Drone-delivered health care in rural Appalachia

Drone-delivered health care in rural Appalachia

Nurse practitioners make history with the first FAA-approved drone delivery of medications in the United States.

2016 NP Week focuses on increasing access to healthcare

2016 NP Week focuses on increasing access to healthcare

The AANP celebrates National Nurse Practitioner Week from November 13-19, 2016.

Recertifying from inactive status

Recertifying from inactive status

For the APN who is recertifying, it is important to establish relationships with other APNs at the local and national level.

NPs provide essential health care in underserved populations

NPs provide essential health care in underserved populations

NPs provide high-quality health care to underserved and uninsured populations throughout the United States.

AANP supports bill for full practice authority for NPs in veterans health care

AANP supports bill for full practice authority for NPs in veterans health care

The AANP held a press conference to support a bill that would grant full practice authority to all NPs within the Veterans Administration healthcare system.

Advances for PAs practicing addiction medicine

Advances for PAs practicing addiction medicine

Both PAs and NPs who practice addiction medicine have seen progress made in 2016 to increase practice authority.

AANP 2016: A patient-centered mission for NPs

AANP 2016: A patient-centered mission for NPs

The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) 2016 National Conference takes place in San Antonio from June 21 through June 26.

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