Although provider social media pages are great for networking and collaboration, they can also threaten patient confidentiality and shine a negative light on the clinical abilities of providers who post.
Corresponding nationwide decrease of 80,000 registered nurses seen during same period.
Rural America is falling behind in many of the top health categories, including heart disease, cancer, and lower life expectancy.
Administration of simeprevir is more problematic with ART; sofosbuvir has fewest interactions with ART.
Strategies to encourage better distribution of advanced practice psychiatric nurses to lower-resourced areas must be developed to address the workforce shortages.
Job Stressors, burnout, and an imbalance between work and family may all negatively affect advanced practice provider engagement.
Researchers conducted a systematic review to evaluate the status of the current cardiopulmonary workforce and any projected need for additional cardiopulmonary providers.
Researchers sought to determine the effectiveness of nurse-led education with follow-up services in bariatric surgery patients’ weight loss and overall quality of life.
Researchers sought to describe the practice patterns of NPs and PAs, understand the barriers these providers face in providing buprenorphine treatment, and compare them with their physician counterparts and across varying levels of practice autonomy.
Health care employee job satisfaction in primary care clinics ranges by gender and job type.
Researchers sought to identify the association between disinfectants and cleaning products with the incidence of COPD in nurses.
Researchers assessed randomized controlled trials to evaluate the impact of nurse practitioner-led cardiovascular care compared with another cardiovascular healthcare provider.
Researchers sought to estimate the level of burnout among nurses working in primary health care as well as assess the relationship between sociodemographic, employment-related, and personality variables and burnout syndrome.
Moral distress levels vary with perceived use of care; higher levels of distress seen with less frequent use.
See how your salary compares with those of your peers as reported in the 2019 NP/PA Salary Survey.
Survey shows addiction reduces nurses’ ability to concentrate on assigned tasks.
Investigators of this study sought to compare the efficacy of a community health nursing intervention vs standard of care to improve self-management of pelvic inflammatory disease.
Percentage of patients experiencing hypoglycemia decreased for those without, with diabetes.
The 2019 American Association of Nurse Practitioners Annual Meeting, held June 19-23, in Indianapolis, Indiana, showcased sessions and workshops delivered by key nurse practitioners.
A pair of former senators predicted that limited access to healthcare in rural states will be a significant issue for voters in the 2020 elections. The president of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners argues that NPs are the answer to healthcare provider shortages.