There are many reasons for having a business plan. Many Nurse Practitioners think of a business plan as a long, arduous document that you take to a bank or other financial institution or investor in order to secure funding for your business. However, there are other reasons, perhaps even more important, that make a business Read More

The Medicare Learning Network now as a portal page for Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants. Here you will find web-based training programs, internet-only manuals, articles, code of federal regulations, enrollment procedures, information on PQRI and NPI and more.

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Join us on Sunday December 21, 2008 when we speak with Helen Carcio about starting your own independent practice specializing in incontinence.  Helen is the founder and director of the successful Health &  Continence Institute. She now offers training to NPs who wish to do the same. Helen was recently awarded the “Outside the Box” Read More

Congratulations to  Dr. Scharmaine Lawson-Baker, DNP for being named 2008 Nurse Practitioner Entrepreneur of the Year by Advance for Nurse Practitioners. In March 2005, Dr. Scharmaine Lawson-Baker founded Advanced Clinical Consultants based on a mission to provide a house call to every senior or disabled person in the City of New Orleans who is not Read More

Like many people in the US, I’m terribly excited about our recent election. I feel it was a clear message that “we the people” want our government to conduct it’s business differently. But more than that, it says we are ready to move beyond a “tolerance” (though sometimes it’s barely that) to acceptance that while Read More

Nurse Practitioners who want to get started in business, with low overhead would do well to look at this business model. Listen in:

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