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.
Among women, suicide incidence was higher among nurses than the general population.
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.
Makers of inhalers that contain the nasal decongestant propylhexedrine should make design changes to prevent misuse, the FDA says.
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?
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.
Remote interpreter mobile app may overcome language barriers in health care.
For telemedicine to thrive in a postpandemic era, temporary rules regarding reimbursement and providers’ ability to fully care for the patient in any setting must be made permanent.
To prove clinical benefit, the FDA requires manufacturers to conduct confirmatory trials, also known as a phase 4 studies.
Hospital is sued following the discharge of a patient with a growing hematoma.
Nursing experts discuss strategies to reduce vaccine hesitancy and access barriers in Black, Hispanic, Orthodox Jewish, and other underserved communities.
Capt. Janell Routh, MD, MHS, of the CDC presents fast facts for educating patients on the COVID-19 vaccine