Giving Thanks

 “Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.” Cicero This time of year, Thanksgiving in the US, many of us recount all that we are grateful for, myself included. That said, I’d like to thank each individual who is a part of our community. You do amazing work for …

13 Tips to Choosing an EMR

Nurse Practitioners often ask me “which EMR should I choose”? The answer to that question is dependent on an infinite number of variables, but it all boils down to using the one that is right for you, and thus the answer is “it depends”.  Finding and using the right EMR can have far reaching implications …

Clinicians Business Tip: Contract Basics

The idea of a contract is often scary to clinicians primarily because they seem to be in a language other than English, are cumbersome and just don’t make a lot of sense. Contracts, in their basic form are nothing more than a written agreement of the terms for the subject at hand. While they can …

How to Create an NP Specific Media Kit

  Healthcare reform, primary care physician shortages and the movement toward a barrier-free practice have made nurse practitioners (NPs) newsworthy. But we are still largely unknown. That is where a media kit can come into play. NPs are being sought after for opinions and comments on topics such as the Future of Nursing Report, health care …