Recent study findings point to an overlooked downside of the growing reliance on telehealth: an increased burden on nurses.
Eligible NPs and PAs can now prescribe buprenorphine for up to 30 patients with OUD.
The online 90-hour clinical practicum is designed for registered and advanced practice registered nurses.
Patients with overactive bladders may experience stress, embarrassment, and a lowered quality of life. However, there are a number of lifestyle changes they can implement that may lessen their symptoms. Making some small changes can be easier than patients realize. What are some changes patients can make?
NPs provide patients with high-quality, comprehensive, patient-centered primary, acute, and specialty health care services in more than 1 billion patient visits each year.
Nurse practitioners play an essential role in the chemotherapy plan for patients with cancer.
Experts including AANP President Sophia L. Thomas, DNP, discuss ways to increase childhood immunization uptake and catch-up vaccines.
Experts examine medication management in older adults, including the use of antidepressants for patients with Alzheimer disease and the dangers of opioid prescribing.
Patients who were already enrolled in the ACA at the beginning of this year are also entitled to the increased financial aid.
Most Instagram posts incorporating a common, asthma-related hashtag promoted products or services that were not supported by the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) recommendations.
Nurse in surgical unit quits after years of sexual harassment by supervisor.
Sexist and racial/ethnic microaggressions against female and minority surgeons and anesthesiologists are prevalent and linked to burnout.
Jim Anderson, PA-C, finds that remembering to ask about the small stuff, like medication reconciliation and smoking cessation, improves his ability to help keep his patients safe and healthy.
Makers of inhalers that contain the nasal decongestant propylhexedrine should make design changes to prevent misuse, the FDA says.
Andrea Kline-Tilford, PhD, CPNP-AC/PC, FCCM, discusses nursing innovations during the COVID-19 pandemic, advances in vaccines for children, and whether in-school or virtual school is better for children.
Adolescent patients with chronic rheumatic disease can be at risk for mental health issues that could cause a lower quality of life and impact their illness. What are some of these concerns?
The placebo response is statistically, and possibly clinically, significant in patients with OAB, according to authors of a new systematic review.
Inappropriate antibiotic treatment selection or duration as well as lack of microbial evidence of infection were commonly found in patients hospitalized for select event.
Researchers identify knowledge gaps and strategies to support future HCTP nursing role development.
The COVID-19 pandemic increased children’s vulnerability to child trafficking exposure.