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How to prepare for the AANP exam

How to prepare for the AANP exam

A recent FNP graduate breaks down how he prepared to take (and pass) the AANP exam.

Conquering the beast of NP boards

Conquering the beast of NP boards

Planning ahead can help reduce the anxiety that comes along with final exams and boards.

Why pursue a doctorate of nursing practice?

Why pursue a doctorate of nursing practice?

A doctorate of nursing practice degree provides leadership and research-based clinical practice experience.

Rethinking the traditional preceptor-student relationship

Rethinking the traditional preceptor-student relationship

A new pilot program that leverages the community and technology may help ease the preceptor shortage problem.

Job search techniques for new and seasoned nurse practitioners

Job search techniques for new and seasoned nurse practitioners

Self-assessments, behavioral interview preparation, and networking are just three techniques that can be used in search strategy that yields benefits NPs on the hunt for their next job.

Top 5 primary care physician assistant, nurse practitioner procedures

Top 5 primary care physician assistant, nurse practitioner procedures

Elucidating most commonly performed clinical procedures can better inform education and training.

How to get the most out of physician assistant clinical rotations

How to get the most out of physician assistant clinical rotations

Resources are available to supplement the general medicine knowledge physician assistants already have when starting clinical rotations.

Science course performance may predict PANCE success

Science course performance may predict PANCE success

Identifying factors that predict PANCE passage can improve physician assistant program quality and graduate success.

AAPA sets sights on hospice care, improving mentorship in 2015

AAPA sets sights on hospice care, improving mentorship in 2015

Passing HR 1202 will allow physician assistants to provide hospice care.

Clinical simulation useful in physician assistant education

Clinical simulation useful in physician assistant education

Widespread plans among programs to increase use of simulation suggest that faculty find it beneficial.

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