Tell Me, Who Is Your Ideal Patient?

One of the challenges for new practice owners is deciding who their ideal patient is. Most Nurse Practitioners don’t want to focus on a particular group of patients. They feel confined by the concept of the “ideal patient.” What is the “ideal patient?” It’s a virtual person that represents the people you want to work …

NP Practice Risks

Nurse Practitioner Private Practice, What Are The Risks?

Starting a business, any business, carries some degree of risk. Building a healthcare business, a practice, is no different. You’ve seen the statistics about business startup success, right?  According to 2014 data from the Small Business Administration (SBA): 66% of small businesses survive past the first two years. 50% will make it through the first …

Before You Start Your Business Webinar

Come join us for a FREE one-hour Lunch n’ Learn event coming up on Wednesday, April 12th at 11:30 am CST. We welcome our NP SAN members and PTN staff to this invaluable webinar titled: Before You Start Your NP Business! On this call Barbara C. Phillips, Founder and CEO of Nurse Practitioner Business Owner …