Jan Towers, PhD, NP-C, FNP, AANP founding member and director of health policy at AANP discussed healthcare reform and what it means for NPs.
Medicaid expansion has created an “urgent need” to engage primary care practices in serving the expanded Medicaid population.
AAPA IMPACT 2013 spotlights importance of expanding PA roles in primary care and improving public awareness of the profession.
Obama's nominee, Sylvia Mathews Burwell, will seek to burnish ACA's image amid mid-term election fray.
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Dr Marzouka discusses the fact that patients cannot shop around for a better deal when going to the emergency department and are almost never presented with the cost of care prior to receiving it.
Most expect ACA to continue as planned and expect further integration for themselves, hospitals.
At a Glance Systemic sclerosis (SSc) is a systemic connective tissue disease of unknown etiology that affects the skin, blood vessels, muscles, joints, and a variety of internal organs, such as the digestive tract, heart, lungs, and kidneys. The major characteristics of this disease are immunologic abnormalities, vascular damage, and excessive diffuse fibrosis. Often, the…
More Americans have reported access to affordable health insurance and feel they are in better health since the ACA.
The Obama administration has outlined a path to free birth control for employees of faith-based employers that object to contraception.
Health insurance companies are now required to provide women with free birth control and other preventive health measures at no extra charge as part of the Affordable Care Act.