The peer review process fosters collaboration between physician assistants, nurse practitioners and physicians, enabling us to exchange our knowledge and experience, and grow as health-care providers.
Pain is the one concern that more often than not prompts people to see a health-care provider, so adequately addressing these complaints can significantly influence the relationship you have with your patients.
Antibiotics have become an essential aspect patient treatment, but many clinicians have trouble deciding when these medications are appropriate to prescribe.
Group health care visits could improve adolescent health by encouraging commitment to a prevention-based lifestyle and help shift U.S. health care away from a system based on treating diseases, to one that aims at stopping them before they begin.
Using electronic health records (EHRs) will likely become second nature for a new generation of nurse practitioners and physician assistants.
A family nurse practitioner blogs about her commitment to the profession.