Nurse Practitioner

PROVIDING CARE FOR LOW INCOME PATIENTS (and still making a profit)

How one Family Practice Clinic in Dever, CO is making a difference….inspiring! Advertisements

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7 Strategies Healthcare Organizations Can Take To Prevent Provider Burnout

In an article from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality burnout is described as a syndrome characterized by emotional exhaustion that results in depersonalization and decreased personal accomplishment at work. The emotionally exhausted clinician is overwhelmed by work to… Read More ›

Nurse Practitioners See Largest Pay Bump Among APRNs

Nurse practitioners (NPs) saw the biggest gross pay increase — 6% — among advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) in 2017, according to the latest Medscape APRN Salary Report.

What You need to Know About The Mediterranean Diet’s Multiple Benefits

The Mediterranean diet incorporates the basics of healthy eating and includes delicious olive oil and if you choose – a glass of red wine. The Mediterranean diet characterizes the traditional cooking style of countries bordering the Mediterranean Sea and affords many health benefits.

Celebrate Nurse Practitioner Week November 11-17, 2018

Happy Nurse Practitioner week!  November 11 -17,  2018.  Annually we celebrate the extoidinary contributions of all NP’s.  Through professionalism, dedication and perseverance, NP’s unselfishly provide the highest level of care to all our patients, enhancing  our nations’ health care system.

Can NPs and PAs Replace Hospitalists?

Dr. Alok Patel discusses and brings up some great points in his commentary on the topic of can NP’ and PA’s replace hospitalists? Go to the Medscape link provided here and provide your thoughts and comment here on AFNP.  

Congress Returns To Washington-AANP Legislative Updates

After spending time during August in their home districts, members of the House and Senate have returned to Capitol Hill and are expected to have an intense schedule leading up to the mid-term elections. Join AANP

New Job Search and Jobs Alert on AFNP !

Our AFNP website has new job search functionality and options! You can now search for jobs by keyword and location. Go to our NP JOB STOP Tab and select search jobs/resumes. Also we are happy to announce there is a new section where you can sign up for job alerts to your e-mail inbox for the type of job or career you want. By Paul Villaire FNP-BC

Nurse Practitioners Launch National Awareness Campaign

News Release From AANP. “We Choose NPs” Showcases NP Role in Health Care and Importance of Patient Choice” AUSTIN, TX (July 11, 2018) — The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) has launched “We Choose NPs,” a national public awareness campaign highlighting the crucial role nurse practitioners (NPs) play in expanding access to primary care nationwide The campaign – leveraging an integrated mix of television, radio, and digital advertising – showcases the experiences of real patients who choose NPs as their primary care providers.

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