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What is A Nurse Practitioner?

Right now, you are hearing a lot about Nurse Practitioners. Perhaps you see one for your health care, or maybe you are curious about NPs. It’s possible that you have never heard of Nurse Practitioners at all. Unfortunately, that happens all to often. NPs are healthcare’s best kept secret! Nurse Practitioners healthcare providers of choice for …

The Invisible Nurse Practitioner

Nurse practitioners continue to be healthcares’ best kept secret. I recently moved to Jefferson City, MO which feels a world away from living in a state where NPs have full practice authority (FPA). I knew that the Missouri practice act was less than ideal. That said, I did not expect when I opened up the …

FTC: Expanded Practice is good

In many states, Nurse Practitioners and other Advance Practice Nurses are facing opposition as they attempt to change legislation to support the October 2010 Institute of Medicine Report, “The Future of Nursing”which recommends that nurses should practice to the full extent of their education and training. Now the Federal Trade Commission has issues a policy …

Improving Productivity with an Online Fax

Fax Machines. They have been such an integral part of any health care office, it’s hard to imagine functioning without one. They have been a core part of communication between pharmacies, hospitals, labs, imaging services and of course medical offices.  However, times are changing. In most cases, we no longer receive faxes from pharmacies (unless …